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Species Account for Eupithecia centaureata

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Eupithecia centaureata  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.173
Lime-speck Pug
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

Lime-speck Pug 19-05-2020 Copyright: Bill Crooks

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

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Records: 5743
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 51
Pre-1992 hectads: 42
Total hectads: 55
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Lime-speck Pug 19-05-2020
Lime-speck Pug 19-05-2020
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 1047 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 2 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 5743 records with habitat detail and method information)

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