Noctuidae : Hadeninae
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Photo © Roger Millard,  Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire (02/07/20)

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Cosmopolitan
Leucania loreyi

(Duponchel, 1827) 2208 / 73.304
=Mythimna loreyi

General comments:
Immigrant.

Our first and so far only record comes from Letchworth where Roger Millard caught a female on 2 July 2020. The white hindwing helps to tell it from other similar species.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (2%) of 41 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2020.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
02/07/2020120TL23 - Letchworth / Baldock
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Forewing: 16-17mm.
Flight: Two (Three) generations May-Nov. (most Sept-Oct)
Foodplant:   Grasses
GB Status: Immigrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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