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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 66 (96%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
21/10/2019127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
20/10/2019127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
15/10/2019128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
15/10/2019128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
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