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Species Account for Cosmia trapezina

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Cosmia trapezina  (Linnaeus, 1758) 73.216
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Cosmia trapezina Dun-bar Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:

Records: 4140
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2022

1992-on hectads: 52
Pre-1992 hectads: 41
Total hectads: 54
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 564 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 4140 records with habitat detail and method information)

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