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Species Account for Myelois circumvoluta

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Myelois circumvoluta  (Fourcroy, 1785) 62.042
Thistle Ermine
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Pyralidae

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:

Records: 541
First Record: 1971
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 47
Pre-1992 hectads: 20
Total hectads: 49
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Myelois circumvoluta 4
Myelois circumvoluta 4
Myelois circumvoluta 3
Myelois circumvoluta 3
Thistle Ermine 2
Thistle Ermine 2
Thistle Ermine.
Thistle Ermine.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 91 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 3 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 541 records with habitat detail and method information)

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