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Feathered Brindle
Aporophyla australis (Humphreys & Westwood, 1843)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2230 / 73.230
Photo © Tim Hodge,  04/10/2015 - Horsey Corner

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Deep-brown Dart
Aporophyla lutulenta
Forewing: 14-17mm.
Flight: One generation Aug-Oct.
Foodplant:   Low growing plants, Sea Campion, Bramble etc.
Red List: LC (Least Concern)
Nat Status: Scarce
Ex Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Vegetated shingle beaches and sand-dunes.

New County Record from Eccles in 2002.

A potential colonist as it occurs on the coast further south.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2002.
Last Recorded in 2017.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/09/2017227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
04/10/2015127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
October 2002127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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