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Chamomile Shark
Cucullia chamomillae ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Cuculliinae
2214 / 73.053
Photo © Matthew Casey,  11/04/2019 - Hethersett

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Forewing: 19-23mm.
Flight: One generation April-June.
Foodplant:   Scentless Mayweed, chamomiles and Feverfew.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Open grassland, other rough open grassy areas, most frequent on chalky soils.

Recorded in 47 (64%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
17/07/2021127TM18 - Diss
14/07/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
22/06/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
12/06/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
02/06/2021128TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
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