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Species Account for Xestia triangulum

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Xestia triangulum  (Hufnagel, 1766) 73.361 Evidence needed
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Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

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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: 3730
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 47
Pre-1992 hectads: 38
Total hectads: 49
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 368 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 3730 records with habitat detail and method information)

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