Noctuidae : Xyleninae
ABH BF

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Similar Norfolk Species
Brown-spot Pinion
Agrochola litura
Lunar Underwing
Omphaloscelis lunosa
 
Beaded Chestnut
2267 Agrochola lychnidis
([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 73.186
Norfolk status
Broad-leaved woodland, scrub, heathland, grassland and gardens .
Diagonal dash near leading edge of forewing diagnostic.
Overwinters as an egg.
Widespread.

Recorded in 64 (93%) 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
23/10/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
23/10/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
21/10/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
20/10/2014328TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
19/10/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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Forewing: 15-18mm.
Season: One generation Sept-Nov.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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