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Hadena albimacula (Borkhausen, 1792)

White Spot
73.2840 (B&F: 2172)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Noctuidae
      »Subfamily: Hadeninae
        »Tribe: Hadenini


Presumed extinct as a breeding species in the east since the late 1950's. Never present in the west. A few recent records in the extreme east presumed vagrants from the colony at Dungeness, Kent. Single-brooded, flying mainly during June and July. Larvae fed on Nottingham catchfly. (Pratt, 2011)

Hadena albimacula (Borkhausen, 1792)
Dungerness Kent, 21 v 2007
Photo: Keith Alexander

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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