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Species Account for Heliothis viriplaca

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Heliothis viriplaca  (Hufnagel, 1766) 73.072 Evidence needed
Marbled Clover
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Marbled Clover  Heliothis viriplaca Copyright: Graham Ekins

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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

Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 9
First Record: 1951
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 8
Pre-1992 hectads: 1
Total hectads: 8
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Marbled Clover Heliothis viriplaca
Marbled Clover  Heliothis viriplaca

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