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Species Account for Biston strataria

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Biston strataria  (Hufnagel, 1767) 70.251
Oak Beauty
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

Oak Beauty 10-03-2021 Copyright: Bill Crooks

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:

Records: 1231
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2022

1992-on hectads: 46
Pre-1992 hectads: 31
Total hectads: 50
Additional Phenology Data


Oak Beauty 10-03-2021
Oak Beauty 10-03-2021
Oak Beauty 4
Oak Beauty 4
Oak Beauty aberration
Oak Beauty aberration
Oak Beauty yellow form
Oak Beauty yellow form
Oak Beauty.
Oak Beauty.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 232 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 3 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1231 records with habitat detail and method information)

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