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Species Account for Horisme vitalbata

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Horisme vitalbata  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.126
Small Waved Umber
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

Small Waved Umber Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Records: 1097
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 40
Pre-1992 hectads: 25
Total hectads: 46

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 76 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1097 records with habitat detail and method information)

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