Noctuidae : Xyleninae

Photo © Mike Crewe,  MV trap, Sheringham

Similar Norfolk Species
Bulrush Wainscot
Nonagria typhae
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Fabula zollikoferi
Large Wainscot
2375 Rhizedra lutosa
(Hübner, 1803) 73.134
Norfolk status
Reedbeds and reedy ditches, preferring the drier parts.

Recorded in 63 (91%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Large Wainscot Rhizedra lutosa (m) - J Wheeler
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
November 2014+27TG14 - Sheringham
01/11/2014127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
November 2014+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
01/11/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
31/10/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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Forewing: 16-23mm.
Season: One generation Aug-Oct.
Foodplant:   Common Reed
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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