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Nonconformist
Lithophane lamda (Fabricius, 1787)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2239 / 73.205
Photo © NHM Cockayne Collection,  Ranworth, Sept 1877

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 17-20mm.
Flight: One generation Sept-Oct.
Foodplant:   Bog-myrtle, Bog Bilberry and Creeping Willow.
GB Status: Immigrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Rare immigrant.
Only two norfolk records.
Recorded at Ranworth in Sept 1877 (Specimen now in the BMNH.) and a record from Diss in August 1894. (Specimen in the National Museum of Wales)

Verification Grade Comment: No modern-day Norfolk records.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 2 (3%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1877.
Last Recorded in 1894.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
03/08/1894127TM17 - Scole
September 1877127TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
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