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Species Account for Gastropacha quercifolia

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Gastropacha quercifolia  (Linnaeus, 1758) 66.012
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Lasiocampidae

Gastropacha quercifolia  Lappet Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 182
First Record: 1930
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 14
Pre-1992 hectads: 30
Total hectads: 36

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Gastropacha quercifolia Lappet
Gastropacha quercifolia  Lappet
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Lappet larva
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 6 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 182 records with habitat detail and method information)

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