Noctuidae : Xyleninae
ABH BF

Photo © Lynnette Nicholson,  02/10/2013 - Paston

Similar Norfolk Species
Beaded Chestnut
Agrochola lychnidis
 
Lunar Underwing
2270 Omphaloscelis lunosa
(Haworth, 1809) 73.193
Norfolk status
Variable species, with individuals ranging from yellowish orange to dark brown.
Grassland, heathland, other grassy areas and gardens.
Widespread.

Recorded in 63 (91%) 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
21/07/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
01/11/2013127TG14 - Sheringham
31/10/2013328TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
25/10/2013128TF80 - Swaffham
24/10/2013428TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
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Forewing: 14-17mm.
Season: One generation Aug-Oct.
Foodplant:   Grasses
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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