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Species Account for Cerura vinula

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Cerura vinula  (Linnaeus, 1758) 71.003
Puss Moth
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Notodontidae

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

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Records: 254
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 41
Pre-1992 hectads: 25
Total hectads: 46
Additional Phenology Data


Puss Moth Cerura vinula 1
Puss Moth  Cerura vinula 1
Puss Moth Cerura vinula
Puss Moth  Cerura vinula
Parasitised caterpillar
Parasitised caterpillar
Puss Moth.
Puss Moth.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 31 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 1 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 3 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 254 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Cerura vinula

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