Appendix A: (Noctuidae / Condicinae)
73.0771 [B&F: 2390] African (Condica capensis) (Guenée, 1852)

 

Notes: Very rare immigrant (less than 10 previous UK records) from Africa, appearing on the south coast, the first British specimen was taken at Bodinnick, Cornwall on 3 May 1958, a time of much migrant activity, with no further records to date. Not recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 28-36 mm. Larva feeds on various herbaceous plants; no evidence of breeding in the UK.

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