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Species Account for Euplagia quadripunctaria

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Euplagia quadripunctaria  (Poda, 1761) 72.030
Jersey Tiger
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Erebidae

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

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Records: 487
First Record: 1995
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 34
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 34
Additional Phenology Data


Jersey Tiger 290711
Jersey Tiger 290711
Jersey Tiger 2
Jersey Tiger 2
Red form
Red form
Jersey tiger at rest
Jersey tiger at rest
Jersey tiger
Jersey tiger

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Essex Red Data List comment
Recorded from 2 out of 57x10km.sq. records in county


Broad Habitat Data (based on 175 records with habitat information)

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no structural habitat data available

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 487 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Euplagia quadripunctaria

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