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Species Account for Diachrysia chrysitis

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Diachrysia chrysitis  (Linnaeus, 1758) 73.012
Burnished Brass
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Burnished Brass 3 Copyright: Peter Furze

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Records: 3259
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 54
Pre-1992 hectads: 46
Total hectads: 55

Additional Phenology Data


Burnished Brass 3
Burnished Brass 3
Burnished Brass aberration
Burnished Brass aberration
Burbished Brass 2
Burbished Brass 2
Burnished Brass
Burnished Brass

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 355 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 5 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 3259 records with habitat detail and method information)

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