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Flounced Rustic
Luperina testacea ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2353 / 73.131
Photo © Matthew Casey,  16/09/2014 - costessey

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 14-18mm.
Flight: One generation Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Grasses.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Quite variable in colour.
Grassland, arable fields, coastal sand-dunes and cliffs, open woodland, heathland, fens and gardens.

Recorded in 67 (97%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/09/2020128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
20/09/2020128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
20/09/2020128TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
20/09/2020327TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
20/09/2020127TG20 - Norwich
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