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Species Account for Zygaena filipendulae

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Zygaena filipendulae  (Linnaeus, 1758) 54.008
Six-spot Burnet
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Zygaenidae

Six-spot Burnet pupa on reed stem Copyright: Ben Sale

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Distinctive

Records: 1472
First Record: 1913
Latest Record: 2023

1992-on hectads: 56
Pre-1992 hectads: 32
Total hectads: 57

Additional Phenology Data


Zygaena filipendulae
Zygaena filipendulae
Six-spot Burnet pupa on reed stem
Six-spot Burnet pupa on reed stem
Six-spot Burnet 3
Six-spot Burnet 3
Six Spot Burnet 2.
Six Spot Burnet 2.
6 Spot Burnet Cat.
6 Spot Burnet Cat.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 48 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 4 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1472 records with habitat detail and method information)

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