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Species Account for Cydalima perspectalis

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Cydalima perspectalis  (Walker, 1859) 63.054
Box-tree Moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Crambidae

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Taxonomic group: micro moths (Lepidoptera: micromoths) - County data

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Records: 3207
First Record: 2009
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 52
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 52

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Cydalima perspectalis 2
Cydalima perspectalis 2
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 1315 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 39 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 3207 records with habitat detail and method information)

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