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Flounced Rustic
Luperina testacea ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2353 / 73.131
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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 14-18mm.
Flight: One generation Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Grasses.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Quite variable in colour.
Grassland, arable fields, coastal sand-dunes and cliffs, open woodland, heathland, fens and gardens.

Recorded in 67 (97%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/10/2020+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
05/10/2020528TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
01/10/2020127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
29/09/2020128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
28/09/2020328TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
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