Noctuidae : Xyleninae

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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.

Recorded in 64 (93%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1840.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/11/2014128TF60 - Downham/Fincham
01/11/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
31/10/2014128TF64 - Hunstanton
31/10/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
30/10/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
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Forewing: 15-18mm.
Season: One generation Sept-Nov.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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