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Varied Coronet
Hadena compta ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Hadeninae
2170 / 73.282
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Hadena confusa
Forewing: 13-15mm.
Flight: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Sweet-William and Bladder Campion.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Gardens, grassland, fens and scrub.
An adventive colonist, being relatively unknown in the British Isles until the late 1940's.

Recorded in 60 (87%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1940.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
13/08/2020127TM18 - Diss
17/07/2020127TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
16/07/2020128TF91 - Dereham
14/07/2020128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
13/07/2020127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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