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Species Account for Pheosia gnoma

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Pheosia gnoma  (Fabricius, [1777]) 71.018 Evidence needed
Lesser Swallow Prominent
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Notodontidae

Lesser Swallow Prominent. Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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

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Records: 1347
First Record: 1930
Latest Record: 2024

1992-on hectads: 42
Pre-1992 hectads: 33
Total hectads: 49

Additional Phenology Data


Pheosia gnoma Lesser Swallow Prominent
Pheosia gnoma  Lesser Swallow Prominent
Lesser Swallow Prominent Pheosia gnoma
Lesser Swallow Prominent  Pheosia gnoma
Lesser Swallow Prominent 2
Lesser Swallow Prominent 2
Lesser Swallow Prominent.
Lesser Swallow Prominent.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 158 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 6 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1347 records with habitat detail and method information)

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