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Species Account for Ligdia adustata

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Ligdia adustata  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.208
Scorched Carpet
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

Scorched Carpet. Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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National status: Local

Additional Phenology Data


Scorched Carpet 1
Scorched Carpet 1
Ligdia adustata 5
Ligdia adustata 5
Scorched Carpet melanic aberration
Scorched Carpet melanic aberration
Scorched Carpet 2
Scorched Carpet 2
Scorched Carpet.
Scorched Carpet.

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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data   
Ligdia adustata on UK Moths website
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 116 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 57 records with habitat detail and method information)

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