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Species Account for Ptilodon cucullina

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Ptilodon cucullina  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 71.022
Maple Prominent
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Notodontidae

Maple Prominent  Ptilodon cucullina Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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Records: 821
First Record: 1961
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 46
Pre-1992 hectads: 25
Total hectads: 48
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