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Species Account for Brachylomia viminalis

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Brachylomia viminalis  (Fabricius, [1777]) 73.220
Minor Shoulder-knot
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

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

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BAP status: UKBAP  

Records: 167
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2020

1992-on hectads: 23
Pre-1992 hectads: 17
Total hectads: 28
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