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Species Account for Operophtera brumata

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Operophtera brumata  (Linnaeus, 1758) 70.106 Evidence needed
Winter Moth
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data

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Records: 1388
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 46
Pre-1992 hectads: 36
Total hectads: 52
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Winter Moth
Winter Moth
Winter Moth male
Winter Moth male
Winter Moth Female.
Winter Moth Female.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 238 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 1388 records with habitat detail and method information)

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