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Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Noctua fimbriata

This underwing is sexually dimorphic. The males are noticeably darker than the females. Wingspan 45 to 55mm.

Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Noctua fimbriata

The adult flies July to September, and is found in various habitats, including woodland and gardens. The larva feeds on various shrubs and plants.

Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Noctua fimbriata

Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Noctua fimbriata

Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing (Noctua fimbriata) © Pete Hillman July 2017.