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Diarsia rubi (Vieweg, 1790)
Noctuidae: Noctuinae
2123 / 73.334
Photo © Jim Swalwell,  09/08/2014 - Titchwell RSPB

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Forewing: 12-16mm.
Season: Two generations May-June. Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Dandelion, Foxglove and docks.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Widespread.

Can occur almost anywhere but most common in wet woodland, fens, marshes, heathland and scrub.

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

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/09/2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
21/09/2019128TF70 - Beachamwell/Oxborough
21/09/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
18/09/2019127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
15/09/2019528TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
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