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Delicate
Mythimna vitellina

(Hübner, 1808) 2195 / 73.295

General comments:
Scarce immigrant.

The first county record was that of a single male at Arkley on 27th September 1953 taken by T. G. Howarth. Since then, at the end of 2022 we have 38 further records, but all made from year 2001 onwards.

Recorded in 18 (44%) of 41 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1961.
Last Recorded in 2023.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
23/10/2023120SP90 - Berkhamsted
21/10/2023120TL22 - Stevenage
20/10/2023120TL42 - Bishop's Stortford (N)
20/10/2023120TL11 - Harpenden / Wheathampstead
19/10/2023120TL42 - Bishop's Stortford (N)
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VC20 VC21 VC21 VC20
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Forewing: 12-14mm.
Flight: April-November. (mostly Aug-Oct)
Foodplant:   Grasses
GB Status: Immigrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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