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Species Account for Orthosia opima

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Orthosia opima  (Hübner, [1809]) 73.248 Evidence needed
Northern Drab
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
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Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 212
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 20
Pre-1992 hectads: 8
Total hectads: 23
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Orthosia opima Northern Drab
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 32 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 212 records with habitat detail and method information)

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