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Species Account for Lyonetia clerkella

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Lyonetia clerkella  (Linnaeus, 1758) 21.001
Apple Leaf-miner
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Lyonetiidae

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Records: 1246
First Record: 1981
Latest Record: 2024

1992-on hectads: 42
Pre-1992 hectads: 16
Total hectads: 46

Additional Phenology Data


Lyonetia clerkella 5
Lyonetia clerkella 5
pupa case
pupa case
apple leafminer
apple leafminer
Lyonetia clerkella fuscous form.
Lyonetia clerkella fuscous form.
Lyonetia clerkella.
Lyonetia clerkella.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 708 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 17 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1246 records with habitat detail and method information)

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