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Species Account for Raglius alboacuminatus

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Raglius alboacuminatus  Goeze, 1778
Heteroptera: Lygaeidae

Raglius alboacuminatus fresh Copyright: Peter Harvey

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Taxonomic group: true bugs (Heteroptera) - Available county data

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Status: Nb

Essex RDB: Listed
Records: 105
First Record: 1984
Latest Record: 2024

1992-on hectads: 12
Pre-1992 hectads: 1
Total hectads: 12

Additional Phenology Data


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Essex Red Data List comment
National trend: None known

Species text
The species is recorded from southern Britain, particularly the south-east. It is recorded from a number of habitats, and is particularly associated with Black Horehound Ballota nigra, but there may be other hosts. The habitats seem to have in common the presence of quite densely tufted plants growing on partly bare ground or covered in thin leaf litter (Kirby, 1992). References

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


Broad Habitat Data (based on 34 records with habitat information)

no subhabitat data available

Structural Habitat Data (based on 23 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 105 records with habitat detail and method information)

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