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Species Account for Noctua fimbriata

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Noctua fimbriata  (Schreber, 1759) 73.343
Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Copyright: Ben Sale

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Records: 4300
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 52
Pre-1992 hectads: 39
Total hectads: 55

Additional Phenology Data


N fimbriata larvae on Ling
N fimbriata larvae on Ling
Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing 2
Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing 2
Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing
Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 1040 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 12 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 4300 records with habitat detail and method information)

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