Noctuidae : Xyleninae
ABH BF

Photo © Jim Swalwell,  05/09/2014 - Beach car park, Cley

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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Forewing: 14-17mm.
Season: One generation Aug-Oct.
Foodplant:   Grasses
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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