Main: (Noctuidae / Noctuinae)
73.348 [B&F: 2111] Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing (Noctua janthe) (Borkhausen, 1792)

 

Common in a wide range of habitats, including woodland, hedgerows, gardens, heathland and moorland throughout the British Isles. Widespread and common in Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 34-44 mm. Could be confused with the much rarer Langmaid's Yellow Underwing N. janthina, which see. Larva feeds on various herbaceous plants, including White Dead-nettle, Broad-leaved Dock and Scentless Mayweed.

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Records Received By Year

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Phenology - Adult Records

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