NEGLECTED RUSTIC Xestia castanea      UK BAP (Research only) species  
Current status unknown. Stated by Rosie to be common on moorland.
No records from the Rothamsted sites but one from ND13 in 2005, one from NC96 in 2009 and 2 ND26 and three from ND27 in 2013
Scottish Status: Widespread but local,usually infrequent - stable. UK Status: Local
Image © Mark Pewtress
First and last flight dates recorded in Caithness: 13th August to  26th October

MAP: black dots last record pre 2000  blue dots last record 2000 to 2009  red dots lastv record 2010 to present

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