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Species Account for Agriphila geniculea

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Agriphila geniculea  (Haworth, 1811) 63.095 Evidence needed
Chevron Grass-moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Crambidae

Agriphila geniculea 1 Copyright: Ben Sale

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

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Records: 3012
First Record: 1977
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 49
Pre-1992 hectads: 2
Total hectads: 49

Additional Phenology Data


Agriphila geniculea 6
Agriphila geniculea 6
Agriphila geniculea 3
Agriphila geniculea 3
Agriphila geniculea 2
Agriphila geniculea 2
Agriphila geniculea 1
Agriphila geniculea 1
Agriphila Geniculea 5
Agriphila Geniculea 5
Agriphila geniculea 4
Agriphila geniculea 4
Agriphila geniculea
Agriphila geniculea
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 882 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 24 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 3012 records with habitat detail and method information)

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