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Species Account for Amphipyra berbera

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Amphipyra berbera  Rungs, 1949 73.063 Evidence needed
Svensson's Copper Underwing
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Very scarce / difficult species, voucher specimen may be required. Hindwing must be checked otherwise GD

Records: 766
First Record: 1970
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 48
Pre-1992 hectads: 24
Total hectads: 50
Additional Phenology Data


Amphipyra berbera Svensson's Copper Underwing 2
Amphipyra berbera  Svensson's Copper Underwing 2
Amphipyra berbera Svensson's Copper Underwing
Amphipyra berbera  Svensson's Copper Underwing
Svensson's Copper Underwing palps
Svensson's Copper Underwing palps
Svensson's Copper Underwing
Svensson's Copper Underwing

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 95 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 766 records with habitat detail and method information)

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