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Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Noctua fimbriata

(Schreber, 1759) 2110 / 73.343

A common resident species.

Most frequent in broadleaved woodland and parkland but also visits gardens.

Overwinters as a small larva. Adults come readily to light.

Recorded in 112 (80%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 22-27mm
Flight: July - September
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
12/10/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO51
07/10/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO54
05/10/20193VC37 - WorcestershireSO72
05/10/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO51
05/10/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO75

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