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Species Account for Acronicta tridens

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Acronicta tridens  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 73.037 Evidence needed
Dark Dagger
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Dark Dagger  Acronicta tridens Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Dissection required

Records: 225
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2020

1992-on hectads: 27
Pre-1992 hectads: 22
Total hectads: 37
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Dark Dagger Acronicta tridens
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 116 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 225 records with habitat detail and method information)

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