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Bulrush Wainscot
Nonagria typhae (Thunberg, 1784)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2369 / 73.136
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Forewing: 20-24mm.
Flight: One generation July-Sept.
Foodplant:   Bulrush and Lesser Bulrush.
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
large distinctive species, with a wingspan of up to 54mm.
Fens, marshes, ponds, lakes and ditches.

Recorded in 61 (82%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2022.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/08/2022127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
02/08/2022127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
01/08/2022528TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
23/07/2022127TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
19/07/2022227TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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