Noctuidae : Xyleninae

Photo © Matthew Casey,  Costessey Oct 2012

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Frosted Orange
2364 Gortyna flavago
([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 73.121
Norfolk status
Fens, grassland, scrub, coastal areas.

Recorded in 63 (91%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1840.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
17/10/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
13/10/2014127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
12/10/2014127TM29 - Newton Flotman/Hempnall
10/10/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
10/10/2014127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
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Forewing: 16-19mm.
Season: One generation Aug-Oct.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants Thistles, burdocks and Foxglove
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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