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Species Account for Phigalia pilosaria

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Phigalia pilosaria  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.247
Pale Brindled Beauty
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

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

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Records: 881
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2022

1992-on hectads: 45
Pre-1992 hectads: 26
Total hectads: 49
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 180 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 9 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 881 records with habitat detail and method information)

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