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Species Account for Melanchra persicariae

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Melanchra persicariae  (Linnaeus, 1761)
Dot Moth
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Melanchra persicariae Caterpillar green form Copyright: Peter Pearson

 
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National status: Common
BAP status: UKBAP  



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Melanchra persicariae caterpillar brown form
Melanchra persicariae caterpillar brown form
Melanchra persicariae Caterpillar green form
Melanchra persicariae Caterpillar green form
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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data   
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Habitats

Broad Habitat Data (based on 213 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 46 records with habitat detail and method information)

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