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Tyta luctuosa ([Denis and Schiffermuller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Aediinae
2465 / 73.031
Photo © Dave Wilton

Similar West Midlands Species: None
Forewing: 12-13mm
Flight: May - June and July - August
Foodplant:   Field Bindweed
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce A
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3

Extinct resident with Worcestershire records from three sites in south-east of county between 1900 and 1906 with specimens in Worcester Museum.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 3 (2%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1900.
Last Recorded in 1906.
(Data up to end 2019)

Latest 5 Records (Data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
1906+37SP04 - Evesham
1903+37SO93 - Bredon hilll
05/06/1900637SP04 - Evesham
1900+37SP05 - The Lenches
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