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Species Account for Tyria jacobaeae

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Tyria jacobaeae  (Linnaeus, 1758) 72.031
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Erebidae

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

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Records: 2627
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 55
Pre-1992 hectads: 34
Total hectads: 55
Additional Phenology Data


Cinnabar 10
Cinnabar 10
cinnabar adult
cinnabar adult
cinnabar larva
cinnabar larva
Cinnabar 2
Cinnabar 2
Cinnabar moth caterpillars on ragwort
Cinnabar moth caterpillars on ragwort
The Cinnabar
The Cinnabar

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 485 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 2 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 6 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 2627 records with habitat detail and method information)

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