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Webb's Wainscot
Globia sparganii (Esper, 1790)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2373 / 73.151
Photo © Damian Money,  Upton, 19th August 2015

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Globia algae
Bulrush Wainscot
Nonagria typhae
Forewing: 15-18mm.
Flight: One generation Aug-Oct.
Foodplant:   Bulrush and Lesser Bulrush.
Nat 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 48 (70%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
10/10/2019127TG20 - Norwich
15/09/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
03/09/2019128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
02/09/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
29/08/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
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