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Species Account for Lasiocampa quercus

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Lasiocampa quercus  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Oak Eggar
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Lasiocampidae

Lasiocampa quercus  Oak Eggar Copyright: Graham Ekins

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National status: Common

Additional Phenology Data


Lasiocampa quercus Oak Eggar
Lasiocampa quercus  Oak Eggar
final instar - on Broom
final instar - on Broom
Oak Eggar female 2
Oak Eggar female 2
Oak Eggar female
Oak Eggar female
Oak Eggar 2
Oak Eggar 2
Oak Eggar Cat
Oak Eggar Cat

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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data   
Lasiocampa quercus on UK Moths website
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 31 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 16 records with habitat detail and method information)

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