Noctuidae : Plusiinae
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Immature stages

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Dewick's Plusia
Macdunnoughia confusa

(Stephens, 1850) 2436 / 73.010

Once a scarce immigrant species in the county, now regular with records increasing year on year. Breeding proven in 2021 with the discovery of a larva at Purdis Farm, Ipswich in September (N.Sherman).

Recorded in 25 (43%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1997.
Last Recorded in 2021.
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Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
13/08/2021125TM46 - Minsmere/Leiston
08/08/2021125TM23 - Felixstowe/Landguard Point
30/07/2021126TL78 - Brandon/Lakenheath
29/07/2021126TM05 - Stowmarket/Needham Market
27/07/2021126TL96 - Thurston/Elmswell
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 12-17mm.
Flight: May, July-Oct
Foodplant:   Common Nettle other plants
Nat Status: Immigrant/Resident
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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