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Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
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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 60 (87%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
28/04/2021128TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
05/12/2020128TF72 - Hillington/Houghton
21/11/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
20/11/2020128TF82 - Sculthorpe/Raynham
20/11/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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