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Aleucis distinctata  (Herrich-Schäffer, [1839]) 70.281 Evidence needed
Sloe Carpet
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

Sloe Carpet May 2016 Copyright: Chris Williams

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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

BAP status: UKBAP  
Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 479
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2022

1992-on hectads: 24
Pre-1992 hectads: 20
Total hectads: 32
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Aleucis distinctata Sloe Carpet
Aleucis distinctata  Sloe Carpet
Sloe Carpet May 2016
Sloe Carpet May 2016
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 33 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 479 records with habitat detail and method information)

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