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Vine's Rustic
Hoplodrina ambigua ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2384 / 73.099
Photo © Hugh Barton,  29/05/2020 - 3 Great Snoring Road, Hindringham

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Rustic
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Uncertain
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Forewing: 13-15mm.
Flight: Two generations May-July. Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Generally paler than Rustic or Uncertain and tends to show larger and rounder stigmata.
Grassland, heathland, open woodland areas, fens, scrub and gardens.
Widespread, second brood somewhat more numerous.

Recorded in 68 (99%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
16/10/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
08/10/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
08/10/2020127TG20 - Norwich
30/09/2020127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
28/09/2020128TF82 - Sculthorpe/Raynham
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