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Species Account for Thaumetopoea processionea

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Thaumetopoea processionea  (Linnaeus, 1758) 71.001 Evidence needed
Oak Processionary
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Notodontidae

Oak Processionary. Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Good quality photographs or possibly a specimen will be required

Records: 114
First Record: 1995
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 22
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 22
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Essex Red Data List comment
Recorded from 1 out of 57x10km.sq. records in county


Broad Habitat Data (based on 57 records with habitat information)

no subhabitat data available

no structural habitat data available

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 114 records with habitat detail and method information)

Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Thaumetopoea processionea

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