Norfolk status Rare immigrant. Also known as the African Cotton Leafworm. Has also been accidentally imported with cultivated plants, particularly Chrysanthemums. Suspected immigrant record from West Runton, Norfolk. Sept 1960. Woodbastwick Fens 1987. Winterton Dunes NNR - 25th Oct 1990.
Recorded in 4 (6%) of 69 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1960. Last Recorded in 1990.