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Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Noctua fimbriata (Schreber, 1759)
Noctuidae: Noctuinae
2110 / 73.343
Photo © Matthew Casey,  10/07/2021 - Hethersett

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 22-27mm.
Flight: One generation July-Sept.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants.
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB 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 69 (93%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2022.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/08/2022127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
07/08/2022127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
07/08/2022128TM09 - Attleborough
06/08/2022128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
06/08/2022127TG20 - Norwich
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