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Heart and Club
Agrotis clavis (Hufnagel, 1766)
Noctuidae: Noctuinae
2088 / 73.320
Photo © Stephen Youngs,  19/06/2018 - South Croft, Hethersett.

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Forewing: 14-18mm.
Flight: 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 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
28/06/2020128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
28/06/2020228TF73 - Docking/Bircham
28/06/2020228TF82 - Sculthorpe/Raynham
28/06/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
28/06/2020327TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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