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Species Account for Horisme tersata

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Horisme tersata  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.127 Evidence needed
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

The Fern. Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Good quality photographs or possibly a specimen will be required. Note - Cryptic Fern needs to be considered now, although no Essex records yet

Records: 323
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 25
Pre-1992 hectads: 24
Total hectads: 36
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 16 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 323 records with habitat detail and method information)

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