Noctuidae : Xyleninae
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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 2015.

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/08/2015127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
21/08/2015128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
11/08/2015127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
08/08/20151127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
02/08/2015328TM08 - Banham/Lopham
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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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