Prev Flights Rec Search
Cabbage Moth
Mamestra brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)
Noctuidae: Hadeninae
2154 / 73.274
Photo © Dave Jones,  29/07/2015 - Stoke Holy Cross

View all 28 photos >

Similar Norfolk Species
White Colon
Sideridis turbida
Dark Brocade
Mniotype adusta
Forewing: 14-22mm.
Flight: Two (Three) generations May-Oct.
Foodplant:   Brassicas, Cabbages etc.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Many habitats.
Widespread and common.
Two or three overlapping generations.

Recorded in 66 (96%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
2020227TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
31/07/2020128TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
31/07/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
30/07/2020128TF91 - Dereham
30/07/2020128TF93 - Fakenham/Walsingham
Further info: Mamestra brassicae
 
UK Moths
Mothdissection UK
Suffolk Moths
Hants Moths
Lepiforum.de Norfolk Moths (Full)
Back Record Home
iMoths V11.0 HD © Jim Wheeler 2020