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Bulrush Wainscot
Nonagria typhae (Thunberg, 1784)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2369 / 73.136
Photo © Kim Tarsey,  Marshland Fen Actinic trap

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Similar Norfolk Species
Large Wainscot
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Webb's Wainscot
Globia sparganii
Forewing: 20-24mm.
Flight: One generation July-Sept.
Foodplant:   Bulrush and Lesser Bulrush.
Nat 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 56 (81%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
06/10/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
28/09/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
27/09/2019127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
24/09/2019127TM18 - Diss
22/09/2019327TG13 - Baconsthorpe
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