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Species Account for Zeuzera pyrina

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Zeuzera pyrina  (Linnaeus, 1761) 50.002
Leopard Moth
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Cossidae

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Saproxylic species

Records: 810
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 49
Pre-1992 hectads: 32
Total hectads: 55

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 178 records with habitat information)

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

Structural Habitat Data (based on 1 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 810 records with habitat detail and method information)

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