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Orthosia gracilis ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Hadeninae
2186 / 73.247
Photo © Steve Mills

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Clouded Drab
Orthosia incerta
Forewing: 15-19mm.
Season: One generation April-May.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous and woody plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Marshes, damp woodland, fens, heathland.
Feeds at sallow catkins and Blackthorn flowers.

Recorded in 63 (91%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1841.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/06/2019128TF82 - Sculthorpe/Raynham
16/05/2019127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
15/05/2019127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
15/05/2019127TG33 - Bacton
14/05/2019128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
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