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Species Account for Catoptria pinella

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Catoptria pinella  (Linnaeus, 1758) 63.099
Pearl Grass-moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Crambidae

Catoptria pinella 4 Copyright: Ben Sale

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Records: 501
First Record: 1977
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 40
Pre-1992 hectads: 1
Total hectads: 41

Additional Phenology Data


Catoptria pinella 5
Catoptria pinella 5
Catoptria pinella 4
Catoptria pinella 4
Catoptria pinella 3
Catoptria pinella 3
Catoptria pinella 2
Catoptria pinella 2
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Catoptria pinella

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 159 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 2 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 1 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 501 records with habitat detail and method information)

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