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Square-spot Rustic
Xestia xanthographa ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Noctuinae
2134 / 73.357
Photo © Mike Crewe,  MV trap, Sheringham

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Forewing: 14-17mm.
Flight: One generation July-Oct.
Foodplant:   Grasses and small herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Many habitats.

Recorded in 69 (93%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1906.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
19/10/2021128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
13/10/2021227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
11/10/2021227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
10/10/2021127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
09/10/2021128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
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