Noctuidae : Xyleninae

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Similar Norfolk Species
Ipimorpha subtusa
Double Kidney
Ipimorpha retusa

(Linnaeus, 1761) 73.212/2311
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 2015.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/08/2015+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
16/08/2015127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
15/08/2015127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
06/08/2015927TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
29/07/2014327TM49 - 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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