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Species Account for Tholera decimalis

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Tholera decimalis  (Poda, 1761) 73.253 Evidence needed
Feathered Gothic
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Feathered Gothic  Tholera decimalis Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
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BAP status: UKBAP  

Records: 446
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 37
Pre-1992 hectads: 35
Total hectads: 48
Additional Phenology Data


Feathered Gothic Tholera decimalis
Feathered Gothic  Tholera decimalis
potted on grass stem
potted on grass stem
Feathered Gothic
Feathered Gothic

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 58 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 446 records with habitat detail and method information)

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