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Shears
Hada plebeja (Hufnagel, 1766)
Noctuidae: Hadeninae
2147 / 73.273
Photo © Matthew Casey,  18/05/2018 - hethersett

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 14-17mm.
Season: One generation May-July.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Diagnostic open scissors or shears shape marking on forewing.
Comes to light and sugar, feeds at flowers.
Widespread.

Recorded in 59 (86%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1940.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/10/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
21/08/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
10/08/2019127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
04/08/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
29/07/2019328TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
Further info: Hada plebeja
 
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