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Bright-line Brown-eye
Lacanobia oleracea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Noctuidae: Hadeninae
2160 / 73.267
Photo © Steve Garten,  Tibenham 01/07/2018

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Brown-line Bright-eye
Mythimna conigera
Forewing: 14-19mm.
Flight: Mainly May-July. (recorded Apr - Oct)
Foodplant:   Herbaceous and woody plants.
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Status
Many habitats.
Widespread and very common.

Common name often confused with Brown-line Bright-eye.

Recorded in 68 (92%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2024.
Additional Stats

Latest 10 Records
Date#VC10kArea
22/07/2024127TG42Eccles
22/07/2024127TG03Briston
22/07/2024128TF62King's Lynn
21/07/2024527TG42Eccles
21/07/2024127TG20Norwich (Lakenham)
21/07/2024128TF51Wiggenhall
21/07/2024128TF62King's Lynn
20/07/2024427TG42Eccles
20/07/2024128TF63Dersingham
20/07/2024128TF63Hunstanton
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