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Twin-spotted Quaker
Anorthoa munda ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Hadeninae
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Forewing: 17-20mm.
Flight: One generation March-April.
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees. Oak, Birches, sallows etc.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Blackish twin spots are usually obvious, but in some forms (f. immaculata) these are reduced to barely discernible rufous marks, or obsolete.
Broad-leaved woodland.

Recorded in 63 (91%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1841.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/06/2020+28TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
23/05/2020228TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
26/04/2020128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
26/04/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
24/04/2020228TF93 - Fakenham/Walsingham
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