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Species Account for Elasmostethus interstinctus

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Elasmostethus interstinctus  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Birch Shieldbug
Heteroptera: Acanthosomatidae

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Taxonomic group: true bugs (Heteroptera) - Available county data

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Records: 119
First Record: 1953
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 25
Pre-1992 hectads: 9
Total hectads: 26
Additional Phenology Data


Elasmostethus interstinctus (Birch Shieldbug)
Elasmostethus interstinctus  (Birch Shieldbug)
Birch Shield Bug
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 27 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 1 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 23 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 119 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Elasmostethus interstinctus

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