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Species Account for Eudonia mercurella

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Eudonia mercurella  (Linnaeus, 1758) 63.074 Evidence needed
a moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Crambidae

Eudonia mercurella 4 Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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Records: 1617
First Record: 1977
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 44
Pre-1992 hectads: 2
Total hectads: 44
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Eudonia mercurella 4
Eudonia mercurella 4
Eudonia mercurella 2
Eudonia mercurella 2
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 401 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1617 records with habitat detail and method information)

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