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Species Account for Lampropteryx suffumata

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Lampropteryx suffumata  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.103
Water Carpet
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Records: 302
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 35
Pre-1992 hectads: 19
Total hectads: 38

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 32 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 1 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 302 records with habitat detail and method information)

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