Noctuidae : Xyleninae

Photo © Matthew Casey,  06/10/2013 - costessey

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species: None
2256 Eupsilia transversa
(Hufnagel, 1766) 73.210
Norfolk status
Broad-leaved woodland, scrub, heathland and gardens.
Named after the small 'satellites' either side of the stigma. Marks vary in colour from white to orange and can be obscure, especially in worn individuals.
Overwinters as an adult.

Recorded in 58 (84%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1840.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/11/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
28/11/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
27/11/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
22/11/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
10/11/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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Forewing: 17-20mm.
Season: One generation Sept-April.
Foodplant:   Omnivorous Broadleaved trees and shrubs - Moth larvae
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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