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Essex Field Club
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Epistrophe eligans  (Harris, [1780])
Diptera: Syrphidae: Syrphidae

Epistrophe eligans

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Taxonomic group: hoverflies (Diptera: Syrphidae) - Available county data

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Records: 553
First Record: 1973
Latest Record: 2024

1992-on hectads: 43
Pre-1992 hectads: 39
Total hectads: 48

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 49 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 11 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 17 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 553 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Epistrophe eligans

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