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Species Account for Caradrina morpheus

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Caradrina morpheus  (Hufnagel, 1766) 73.092 Evidence needed
Mottled Rustic
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Caradrina morpheus 3 Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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BAP status: UKBAP  

Records: 7182
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2022

1992-on hectads: 51
Pre-1992 hectads: 40
Total hectads: 54
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Caradrina morpheus 3
Caradrina morpheus 3
Mottled Rustic 2
Mottled Rustic 2
Mottled Rustic
Mottled Rustic

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 7182 records with habitat detail and method information)

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