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Dotted Clay
Xestia baja

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 2130 / 73.353

Norfolk status
Local.
Woodland, heathland, scrub grassland on chalk or limestone.

The two black dots close to apex of the forewing are distinctive.

Recorded in 45 (61%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1905.
Last Recorded in 2023.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
23/08/2023128TF62Dersingham Bog
23/08/2023128TF62Dersingham Bog
23/08/2023128TF62Sandringham
23/08/2023128TF62Dersingham Bog
12/08/2023127TG42Eccles
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Forewing: 17-21mm.
Flight: One generation July-Aug.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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