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Species Account for Cosmia pyralina

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Cosmia pyralina  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 73.217 Evidence needed
Lunar-spotted Pinion
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Lunar Spotted Pinion Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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Additional Phenology Data


Cosmia pyralina Lunar Spotted Pinion 3
Cosmia pyralina  Lunar Spotted Pinion 3
Lunar Spotted Pinion 2
Lunar Spotted Pinion 2
Lunar Spotted Pinion
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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data   
Cosmia pyralina on UK Moths website
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 118 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 45 records with habitat detail and method information)

Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Cosmia pyralina

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