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Webb's Wainscot
Globia sparganii (Esper, 1790)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2373 / 73.151
Photo © Matthew Casey,  04/09/2021 - Hethersett

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Rush Wainscot
Globia algae
Bulrush Wainscot
Nonagria typhae
Forewing: 15-18mm.
Flight: One generation Aug-Oct.
Foodplant:   Bulrush and Lesser Bulrush.
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Former Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Fens, marshes, ditches, ponds and other areas with the foodplant.
Mostly Norfolk Broads area.

Recorded in 55 (74%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
12/11/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
31/10/2021127TG33 - Bacton
08/10/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
30/09/2021827TG33 - Bacton
27/09/2021+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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