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Large Yellow Underwing
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Lunar Yellow Underwing
Noctua orbona

(Hufnagel, 1766) 73.344

Historical records only. Has undergone a major national decline and now most likely extinct in the region.

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Recorded in 6 (8%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1750.
Last Recorded in 1936.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Grasses and small herbaceous plants
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Nationally Scarce
BAP Status: Priority Species
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
1936+VC22 - BerkshireSU66
01/01/1896 to 31/12/1901+VC22 - BerkshireSP40
01/01/1896 to 31/12/1901+VC22 - BerkshireSU49
01/01/1896 to 31/12/1901+VC22 - BerkshireSU59
01/01/1850 to 31/12/1906+VC22 - BerkshireSP40

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