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Species Account for Campaea margaritaria

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Campaea margaritaria  (Linnaeus, 1761) 70.283
Light Emerald
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

Light Emerald 09-09-2020 Copyright: Bill Crooks

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Records: 6393
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2024

1992-on hectads: 52
Pre-1992 hectads: 38
Total hectads: 55

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Light Emerald 09-09-2020
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 1188 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 29 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 6393 records with habitat detail and method information)

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