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Species Account for Tortricodes alternella

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Tortricodes alternella  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 49.044
a moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Tortricidae

Tortricoides alternella 5 Copyright: Graham Ekins

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Taxonomic group: micro moths (Lepidoptera: micromoths) - County data

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Records: 490
First Record: 1983
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 36
Pre-1992 hectads: 7
Total hectads: 36
Additional Phenology Data


Tortricoides alternella 5
Tortricoides alternella 5
Tortricoides alternella 4
Tortricoides alternella 4
Tortricodes alternella 3
Tortricodes alternella 3
Tortricodes alternella 2
Tortricodes alternella 2
Tortricodes alternella
Tortricodes alternella

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 130 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 4 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 490 records with habitat detail and method information)

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