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Beautiful Brocade
Lacanobia contigua ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Hadeninae
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Photo © Tristan Bantock

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Light Brocade
Lacanobia w-latinum
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Lacanobia thalassina
Forewing: 16-19mm.
Season: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Woody plants.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Scarce.
Heathland, moorland, woodland.

Pre-1979 VC27 Norfolk records [MBGBI vol 9]

Verification Grade Comment: Very few confirmed Norfolk records.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 8 (12%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1960.
Last Recorded in 2016.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
15/06/2016128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
20/06/2015+28TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
02/07/2013128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
28/06/2013128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
25/06/2008128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
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