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Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Noctua fimbriata (Schreber, 1759)
Noctuidae: Noctuinae
2110 / 73.343
Photo © Matthew Casey,  11/07/2018 - Hethersett

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 22-27mm.
Flight: One generation July-Sept.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Showing marked sexual dimorphism, the males of this moth are generally shades of darker brown, the females orangey-buff.
Widespread and common.

Recorded in 68 (99%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
13/07/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
12/07/2020228TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
12/07/2020128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
12/07/2020128TF82 - Sculthorpe/Raynham
12/07/2020128TF91 - Dereham
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