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Species Account for Gortyna borelii

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Gortyna borelii  Pierret, 1837 73.122 Evidence needed
Fisher's Estuarine Moth
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Fishers Estuarine Moth. Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Good quality photographs or possibly a specimen will be required

W&C Act: Schedule 5

Status: Legal Protection;RDB 2

Essex RDB: Listed
Records: 300
First Record: 1971
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 9
Pre-1992 hectads: 2
Total hectads: 9

Additional Phenology Data


Gortyna borelii Fisher's Estuarine Moth 3
Gortyna borelii   Fisher's Estuarine Moth 3
Gortyna borelii Fisher's Estuarine Moth 2
Gortyna borelii   Fisher's Estuarine Moth 2
Gortyna borelii Fisher's Estuarine Moth
Gortyna borelii   Fisher's Estuarine Moth
Fisher's Estuarine Moth 1
Fisher's Estuarine Moth 1
Fishers Estuarine Moth.
Fishers Estuarine Moth.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 2 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 300 records with habitat detail and method information)

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