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Species Account for Plutella xylostella

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Plutella xylostella  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Diamond-back Moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Yponomeutidae

Plutella xylostella 3 Copyright: Graham Ekins

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National status: Migrant

Additional Phenology Data


Plutella xylostella 4
Plutella xylostella 4
Plutella xylostella 3
Plutella xylostella 3
Plutella xylostella 2
Plutella xylostella 2
Diamond Back.
Diamond Back.

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Taxonomic group: micro-moths (Lepidoptera: micromoths) - County data   
Plutella xylostella on UK Moths website
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 554 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 44 records with habitat detail and method information)

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