Noctuidae : Xyleninae
ABH BF

Photo © Kevin Leighton,  23/08/2013 - Stow Bardolph

Similar Norfolk Species
Cloaked Minor
Mesoligia furuncula
Mere Wainscot
Photedes fluxa
 
Small Wainscot
Denticucullus pygmina

(Haworth, 1809) 73.144/2350
=Chortodes pygmina
Norfolk status
Local.
Variable ground colour, with specimens ranging from pale buff to deep reddish-brown.
Marshy areas, wet heathland and other damp localities

Recorded in 57 (83%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2016.

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/08/2016227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
02/08/2016127TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
22/07/2016 to 29/07/20166927TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
15/07/2016127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
20/10/2015227TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
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Forewing: 10-14mm.
Season: One generation Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Sedges and other grasses
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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