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Species Account for Idaea rusticata

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Idaea rusticata  ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.004
Least Carpet
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Geometridae

Least Carpet 21-06-2020 Copyright: Bill Crooks

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Records: 4636
First Record: 1940
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 51
Pre-1992 hectads: 18
Total hectads: 51
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Least Carpet 21-06-2020
Least Carpet 21-06-2020
Least carpet Idaea rusticata
Least carpet Idaea rusticata
Least Carpet
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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data   
Idaea rusticata on UK Moths website
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 1058 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 4636 records with habitat detail and method information)

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