Prev Flights Rec Search
Powdered Quaker
Orthosia gracilis ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Hadeninae
2186 / 73.247
Photo © Mike Gasson,  03/04/2016 - Stibbard

View all 26 photos >

Similar Norfolk Species
Clouded Drab
Orthosia incerta
Forewing: 15-19mm.
Flight: 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 62 (90%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1841.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
05/04/2020127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
04/04/2020327TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
04/04/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
19/05/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
19/05/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
Further info: Orthosia gracilis
UK Moths
Mothdissection UK
Suffolk Moths
Hants Moths Norfolk Moths (Full)
Back Record Home
iMoths V10.0 © Jim Wheeler 2020