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Species Account for Aphomia sociella

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Aphomia sociella  (Linnaeus, 1758) 62.001
Bee Moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Pyralidae

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Taxonomic group: micro moths (Lepidoptera: micromoths) - County data

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Records: 2740
First Record: 1977
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 48
Pre-1992 hectads: 19
Total hectads: 49
Additional Phenology Data


Aphomia sociella - Female
Aphomia sociella - Female
Aphomia sociella - Male
Aphomia sociella - Male
Aphomia sociella 4
Aphomia sociella 4
Aphomia sociella 3
Aphomia sociella 3
Bee Moth (Aphomia sociella) 2 Male
Bee Moth (Aphomia sociella) 2 Male
Bee Moth Female.
Bee Moth Female.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 782 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 2740 records with habitat detail and method information)

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