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Species Account for Chorthippus parallelus

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Chorthippus parallelus  (Zetterstedt, 1821)
Meadow Grasshopper
Orthoptera group: Acrididae

Chorthippus parallelus  (Meadow Grasshopper) Copyright: Graham Ekins

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Taxonomic group: grasshoppers, crickets and allies (Orthoptera group) - County data

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Records: 1498
First Record: 1978
Latest Record: 2022

1992-on hectads: 59
Pre-1992 hectads: 21
Total hectads: 59
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Chorthippus parallelus (Meadow Grasshopper) 2
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Chorthippus parallelus (Meadow Grasshopper)
Chorthippus parallelus  (Meadow Grasshopper)

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 251 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 7 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 163 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1498 records with habitat detail and method information)

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