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Species Account for Agrotis segetum

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Agrotis segetum  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Turnip Moth
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Agrotis segetum  Turnip 5 Copyright: Graham Ekins

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National status: Common

Additional Phenology Data


Agrotis segetum Turnip 5
Agrotis segetum  Turnip 5
Turnip Moth 4
Turnip Moth 4
Turnip Moth
Turnip Moth
Turnip Moth 2
Turnip Moth 2
Turnip Moth.
Turnip Moth.

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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data   
Agrotis segetum on UK Moths website
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 480 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 145 records with habitat detail and method information)

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