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Axylia putris (Linnaeus, 1761)
Noctuidae: Noctuinae
2098 / 73.328
Photo © Mike Gasson,  18/06/2015 - Stibbard

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 14-16mm.
Flight: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Many low growing plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Common and widespread.
Found throughout Norfolk, looks like a piece of wood or bark when resting. The adults fly mainly in June and July.

Recorded in 67 (97%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
31/07/2020128TF91 - Dereham
31/07/2020227TG51 - Winterton/Caister
31/07/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
31/07/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
30/07/2020128TF91 - Dereham
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