Noctuidae : Xyleninae

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Similar Norfolk Species
Ipimorpha subtusa
Double Kidney
2311 Ipimorpha retusa
(Linnaeus, 1761) 73.212
Norfolk status
Several records in the broads, mostly Yare valley.
Resembles Olive (I. subtusa)

Note: Parallel cross lines unlike the similar Olive.

Recorded in 9 (13%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/07/2014327TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
11/07/2014327TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
11/08/2013427TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
31/07/2013227TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
25/07/2013227TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
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Forewing: 13-15mm.
Season: One generation July-Sept.
Foodplant:   Sallows, Willow and Black Poplar
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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