Noctuidae : Noctuinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Keith Naylor

Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
White-line Dart
Euxoa tritici
True Lover's Knot
Lycophotia porphyrea
Upload a Photo
 
Heath Rustic
Xestia agathina

(Duponchel, 1827) 2135 / 73.356
Norfolk status
Localised to Acid heathland and moorland, numerous on tall Heather.

Recorded in 34 (49%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2021.
Additional Stats

< Neglected Rustic  |  Square-spot Rustic >

Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/05/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
02/05/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
24/04/2021527TG12 - Aylsham
31/03/2021127TG12 - Aylsham
21/03/2021327TG12 - Aylsham
Show Details | 1990 to 2020 | 2000 to 2020 | Graph Key
Express Record Heath Rustic
We need your records!
Do you have records of Heath Rustic?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2021
   

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 14-16mm.
Flight: One generation Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Heather
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
Share this page


Photos Required | T-shirts | Data Policy | Cookies Policy
  
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2021. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2021. Data © NOLA™ 2021
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy