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Ingrailed Clay
Diarsia mendica
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Xestia stigmatica
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Purple Clay
Diarsia brunnea

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 2122 / 73.332

Norfolk status
Local.
Broadleaved woodland and wooded heathland.

Recorded in 53 (72%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
04/06/2024128TF74Titchwell
16/08/2023127TG31Acle
16/07/2023127TG13Hempstead
08/07/2023+27TG32Irstead / Catfield
07/07/2023127TG42Hickling / Stubb Mill
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Forewing: 16-20mm.
Flight: One generation June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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