Noctuidae : Xyleninae
ABH BF

Photo © Dave Appleton,  17/03/2012 - Bawdeswell

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species: None
 
Satellite
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.
Widespread.

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

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/06/2014128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
28/05/2014128TF60 - Downham/Fincham
16/05/2014128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
28/04/2014128TF60 - Downham/Fincham
20/04/2014127TG33 - Bacton
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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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