Noctuidae : Plusiinae
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Lempke's Gold Spot
Plusia putnami
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Gold Spot
Plusia festucae

(Linnaeus, 1758) 2439 / 73.022
Norfolk status
Local, common in fen areas and the broads.
Fens, damp meadows, heathland, damp woodland, saltmarsh.

Recorded in 59 (86%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
16/10/2020128TF91 - Dereham
24/09/2020128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
23/09/2020128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
22/09/2020128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
22/09/2020127TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
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Forewing: 14-19mm.
Flight: June-July. Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Sedges, Yellow Iris, Branched Bur-reed, Water-plantain
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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