Appendix A: (Noctuidae / Xyleninae)
73.0911 [B&F: 2396a] Agrotina Midget (Elaphria agrotina) (Guenee, 1852)


Recorded infrequently through accidental importation in produce from North America. Recorded once in Britain, at Grain, Kent, on 1 July 2008, probably the result of accidental importation from shipping in the Thames estuary. Not recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 20-25 mm. Voucher specimen should be retained for confirmation of identification. Larva feeds on Cotton, no evidence of breeding in the UK.

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