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Species Account for Archips xylosteana

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Archips xylosteana  (Linnaeus, 1758) 49.015 Evidence needed
Variegated Golden Tortrix
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Tortricidae

Variegated Golden Tortrix (Archips xylosteana) 2 Copyright: Ben Sale

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

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Records: 1117
First Record: 1983
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 48
Pre-1992 hectads: 6
Total hectads: 49

Additional Phenology Data


Archips xylosteana 3
Archips xylosteana 3
Variegated Golden Tortrix (Archips xylosteana) 2
Variegated Golden Tortrix (Archips xylosteana) 2
Variegated Golden Tortrix (Archips xylosteana)
Variegated Golden Tortrix (Archips xylosteana)

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 399 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 4 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1117 records with habitat detail and method information)

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