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Mythimna vitellina (Hübner, 1808)
Noctuidae: Hadeninae
2195 / 73.295
Photo © Greg Bond,  Overstrand Oct 2014

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 12-14mm.
Flight: April-November. (mostly Aug-Oct)
Foodplant:   Grasses.
Nat Status: Immigrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Most commonly recorded on the North Norfolk coast in Sept and Oct.
Adults vary in colour from very pale yellow to almost orange.

Recorded in 31 (45%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1962.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/10/2019127TG21 - N.Norwich/Spixworth
23/10/2019127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
23/10/2019127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
21/10/2019127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
17/10/2019127TG14 - Sheringham
Further info: Mythimna vitellina
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