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Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
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Photo © Dave Jones,  22/10/2015 - Stoke Holy Cross

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Forewing: 14-19mm.
Flight: One generation Sept-Dec.
Foodplant:   Wych Elm, Aspen, poplars, sallows, Ash.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Broadleaved woodland, scrub, parkland and gardens.
One of several similar, orange-coloured species which emerge during the autumn.
Overwinters as an egg.

Recorded in 59 (86%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/10/2020227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
22/10/2020127TM19 - Flordon/Long Stratton
21/10/2020227TG20 - Norwich
21/10/2020227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
20/10/2020128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
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