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Species Account for Ophonus ardosiacus

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Ophonus ardosiacus  (Lutschnik, 1922)
Coleoptera: Carabidae

Ophonus ardosiacus

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Taxonomic group: beetles (Coleoptera) - Available county data

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Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 210
First Record: 1995
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 16
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 16

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Ophonus ardosiacus
Ophonus ardosiacus

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Essex Red Data List comment
Essex Post-1969 record/s; VC19 pre-1970 record/s.

Species text
Most recent records are from the south coast and the Thames estuary. It usually lives on chalk and limestone soils and coastal clay, usually being found under stones, or in cracks in the substrate. References

Species text last edited on Tue Mar 20th 2007 by user 3


Broad Habitat Data (based on 51 records with habitat information)

no subhabitat data available

Structural Habitat Data (based on 62 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 210 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Ophonus ardosiacus

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