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Species Account for Diloba caeruleocephala

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Diloba caeruleocephala  (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Lepidoptera: macromoths: Notodontidae

caterpillar on Wild Cherry Copyright: Robert Smith

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National status: Common
BAP status: UKBAP  

Additional Phenology Data


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caterpillar on Wild Cherry
caterpillar on Wild Cherry

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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data   
Diloba caeruleocephala on UK Moths website
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 7 records with habitat information)

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

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 2 records with habitat detail and method information)

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