Noctuidae : Xyleninae

Photo © J Smith

Similar Norfolk Species
Bordered Gothic
Sideridis reticulata
Mediterranean Brocade
2386 Spodoptera littoralis
(Boisduval, 1833) 73.089
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.

‹ Small Mottled Willow  |  Rosy Marbled ›

Express Record species ! [click here]
We need your records!
Do you have records of
Mediterranean Brocade?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2015

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 14-19mm.
Season: June-Oct
Foodplant:   Wide range of plants abroad
Nat Status: Immigrant
 Immature Adult
Share this page

Photos Required | T-shirts | Yahoo Group | Data Policy
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2015. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2015. Data © NOLA™ 2015