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Species Account for Lycophotia porphyrea

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Lycophotia porphyrea  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
True Lover's Knot
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

True Lovers Knot 2 Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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National status: Common

Additional Phenology Data


Lycophotia porphyrea True Lover's Knot
Lycophotia porphyrea  True Lover's Knot
True Lovers Knot 2
True Lovers Knot 2
True Lovers Knot
True Lovers Knot

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

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 4 records with habitat detail and method information)

Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Lycophotia porphyrea

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