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Species Account for Esperia sulphurella

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Esperia sulphurella  (Fabricius, 1775) 28.019
a moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Oecophoridae

Esperia sulphurella. Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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

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Saproxylic species

Records: 433
First Record: 1976
Latest Record: 2022

1992-on hectads: 39
Pre-1992 hectads: 15
Total hectads: 41
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Esperia sulphurella 24-04-2021
Esperia sulphurella 24-04-2021
Esperia sulphurella 4
Esperia sulphurella 4
Esperia sulphurella 2
Esperia sulphurella 2
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Esperia sulphurella.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 155 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 10 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 433 records with habitat detail and method information)

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