Noctuidae : Xyleninae

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Rustic Shoulder-knot
2334 Apamea sordens
(Hufnagel, 1766) 73.158
Norfolk status
Recognised by the black 'shoulder-knot', a streak at the base of the forewing.
Grassland, woodland, scrub, heathalnd, fens and gardens.

Recorded in 64 (93%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/07/2014128TG00 - Runhall/Barnham Broom
11/07/2014128TG00 - Runhall/Barnham Broom
08/07/2014628TG00 - Runhall/Barnham Broom
01/07/2014128TG00 - Runhall/Barnham Broom
01/07/2014127TG20 - Norwich
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Forewing: 16-19mm.
Season: One generation May-July.
Foodplant:   Grasses
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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