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Species Account for Thymelicus lineola

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Thymelicus lineola  (Ochsenheimer, 1808)
Essex Skipper
Lepidoptera: butterflies: Hesperiidae

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

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Records: 6037
First Record: 1960
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 58
Pre-1992 hectads: 39
Total hectads: 58
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Thymelicus lineola
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 162 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 1 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 31 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 6037 records with habitat detail and method information)

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