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Archer's Dart
Agrotis vestigialis (Hufnagel, 1766)
Noctuidae: Noctuinae
2085 / 73.322
Photo © Jim Swalwell,  Holme NWT 26/8/12

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Sand Dart
Agrotis ripae
Coast Dart
Euxoa cursoria
Forewing: 14-18mm.
Season: One generation July-Sept.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Quite a distinctive 'Dart'.
Coastal habitats, heathland, fens, grassland.
Mainly found Breckland and coast.

Recorded in 33 (48%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
11/09/2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
10/09/2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
09/09/2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
04/09/2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
03/09/2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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