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Species Account for Pempelia palumbella

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Pempelia palumbella  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 62.023 Evidence needed
Heather Knot-horn
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Pyralidae

Pempelia palumbella 1 Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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

Records: 9
First Record: 2011
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 8
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 8

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 2 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 9 records with habitat detail and method information)

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