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Species Account for Acronicta aceris

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Acronicta aceris  (Linnaeus, 1758) 73.039
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Acronicta aceris  Sycamore 7 Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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Records: 724
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2022

1992-on hectads: 43
Pre-1992 hectads: 32
Total hectads: 49
Additional Phenology Data


Acronicta aceris Sycamore 7
Acronicta aceris  Sycamore 7
Acronicta aceris Sycamore 6
Acronicta aceris  Sycamore 6
Caterpillar stage of Acronicta aceris (2)
Caterpillar stage of Acronicta aceris (2)
Caterpillar stage of Acronicta aceris
Caterpillar stage of Acronicta aceris
Sycamore 2
Sycamore 2

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 119 records with habitat information)

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

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 724 records with habitat detail and method information)

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