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Deep-brown Dart
Aporophyla lueneburgensis
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Black Rustic
Aporophyla nigra

(Haworth, 1809) 2232 / 73.233

Norfolk status
Widespread and common.
Heathland, grassland, road-side verges, woodland rides.
Occurring over much of Great Britain, gradually becoming widespread in Norfolk since the millennium, with 11 recorded in 2000 and 4300 specimens recorded in 2020!

Recorded in 64 (86%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1961.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
11/04/2024128TF62Knights Hill / Roydon Common
12/12/2023127TG24Overstrand
05/11/2023127TG30Blofield / Lingwood
04/11/2023128TF83North Creake
31/10/2023827TG33Ridlington
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Forewing: 17-21mm.
Flight: One generation Sept-Oct.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous and woody plants
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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