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Species Account for Korscheltellus lupulina

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Korscheltellus lupulina  (Linnaeus, 1758) 03.002
Common Swift
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Hepialidae

Common Swift Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:

Records: 4766
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2022

1992-on hectads: 53
Pre-1992 hectads: 44
Total hectads: 56
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 649 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 4 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 4766 records with habitat detail and method information)

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