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Species Account for Calophasia lunula

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Calophasia lunula  (Hufnagel, 1766) 73.059
Toadflax Brocade
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Adult T. Brocade Copyright: Kim Prowse

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

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Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 560
First Record: 2000
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 37
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 37
Additional Phenology Data


Calophasia lunula caterpillar in Chingford
Calophasia lunula caterpillar in Chingford
Calophasia lunula Toadflax Brocade 5
Calophasia lunula Toadflax Brocade 5
Toadflax Brocade 6
Toadflax Brocade 6
Adult T. Brocade
Adult T. Brocade
Toadflax brocade larva
Toadflax brocade larva
Toadflax Brocade - adult
Toadflax Brocade - adult
Calophasia lunula larva
Calophasia lunula larva

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 296 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 2 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 560 records with habitat detail and method information)

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