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Species Account for Operophtera brumata

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Operophtera brumata  (Linnaeus, 1758) 70.106
Winter Moth
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

Winter Moth Female. Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Records: 1638
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2024

1992-on hectads: 50
Pre-1992 hectads: 36
Total hectads: 53

Additional Phenology Data


Winter Moth
Winter Moth
Winter Moth male
Winter Moth male
Winter Moth Female.
Winter Moth Female.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 355 records with habitat information)

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

Structural Habitat Data (based on 1 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1638 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Operophtera brumata

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