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Species Account for Pyronia tithonus

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Pyronia tithonus  (Linnaeus, 1771)
Lepidoptera: butterflies: Satyridae

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Taxonomic group: butterflies (Lepidoptera: butterflies) - County data

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Records: 24523
First Record: 1960
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 58
Pre-1992 hectads: 49
Total hectads: 58
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Gatekeeper butterfly in garden
Gatekeeper butterfly in garden
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 223 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 6 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 12 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 24523 records with habitat detail and method information)

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