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Flounced Rustic
Luperina testacea ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2353 / 73.131
Photo © Rob Lee

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 14-18mm.
Season: 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 65 (94%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
18/10/2019128TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
04/10/2019128TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
04/10/2019127TG20 - Norwich
03/10/2019127TG20 - Norwich
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