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Pink-barred Sallow
Xanthia togata (Esper, 1788)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2273 / 73.181
Photo © Chris Knott,  Great Ellingham; 19 Sept 2009

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Forewing: 13-16mm.
Flight: One generation Sept-Oct.
Foodplant:   Sallows and poplars - herbaceous plants.
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Broad-leaved woodland, carr, marshes, fens and heathland
Overwinters as an egg.
Feeds at Ivy flowers and overripe berries.

Recorded in 65 (88%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
10/11/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
31/10/20211027TG33 - Bacton
30/10/2021127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
29/10/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
28/10/2021227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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