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Species Account for Micropterix calthella

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Micropterix calthella  (Linnaeus, 1761) 01.005 Evidence needed
Plain Pollen-moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Micropterigidae

Micropterix calthella. Copyright: Peter Furze

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

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

Records: 39
First Record: 1981
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 19
Pre-1992 hectads: 4
Total hectads: 21

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Micropterix calthella.
Micropterix calthella.
Micropterix calthella on buttercup
Micropterix calthella on buttercup
Micropterix calthella
Micropterix calthella

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 10 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 4 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 39 records with habitat detail and method information)

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