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Species Account for Myrmus miriformis

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Myrmus miriformis  (Fallén, 1807)
Heteroptera: Rhopalidae

Myrmus miriformis male Copyright: Yvonne Couch

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Taxonomic group: true bugs (Heteroptera) - Available county data

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Adult: Very scarce / difficult species, voucher specimen may be required

Records: 127
First Record: 1976
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 16
Pre-1992 hectads: 6
Total hectads: 20

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Myrmus miriformis male
Myrmus miriformis male
Myrmus miriformis female
Myrmus miriformis female
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 11 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 23 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 127 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Myrmus miriformis

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