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Species Account for Agrotis ripae

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Agrotis ripae  (Hübner, [1823]) 73.323
Sand Dart
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

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

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Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 76
First Record: 1961
Latest Record: 2020

1992-on hectads: 5
Pre-1992 hectads: 4
Total hectads: 6
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 5 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 76 records with habitat detail and method information)

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