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Species Account for Cucullia umbratica

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Cucullia umbratica  (Linnaeus, 1758) 73.052 Evidence needed
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

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

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Records: 298
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 37
Pre-1992 hectads: 29
Total hectads: 47
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 50 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 298 records with habitat detail and method information)

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