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Species Account for Ennomos fuscantaria

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Ennomos fuscantaria  (Haworth, 1809) 70.235
Dusky Thorn
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Status: Section 41 Priority Species - research only

Records: 1720
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 49
Pre-1992 hectads: 35
Total hectads: 52

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Ennomos fuscantaria Dusky Thorn
Ennomos fuscantaria  Dusky Thorn
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 577 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 23 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1720 records with habitat detail and method information)

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