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Dark / Grey Dagger
Acronicta tridens/psi
Noctuidae: Acronictinae
2284x / 73.0381
Photo © Matthew Casey,  27/06/2019 - Hethersett

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 17-20mm
Flight: One generation. May-Aug
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees and shrubs.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:
Norfolk Status
Dark Dagger and Grey Dagger cannot be readily distinguished as an adult except by examination of the genitalia.

Unconfirmed specimens please record here...

Recorded in 67 (97%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1905.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
26/05/2020128TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
25/05/2020127TM18 - Diss
24/05/2020128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
24/05/2020127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
21/05/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
Further info: Acronicta tridens/psi
 
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