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Heart and Club
Agrotis clavis (Hufnagel, 1766)
Noctuidae: Noctuinae
2088 / 73.320
Photo © Garry Barlow,  Cley Next the Sea, Norfolk. 200617

Similar Norfolk Species
Turnip Moth
Agrotis segetum
Heart and Dart
Agrotis exclamationis
Forewing: 14-18mm.
Season: One generation June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Shorter and broader than similar species,(below) again variable in ground colour.
Coastal sand-dunes and a wide variety of other habitats.

Recorded in 66 (96%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1871.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
03/09/2019127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
27/08/2019428TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
26/08/2019627TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
25/08/2019228TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
24/08/2019527TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
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