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Species Account for Luperina nickerlii

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Luperina nickerlii  (Freyer, 1845) 73.132 Evidence needed
Sandhill Rustic
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Luperina nickerlii  Sandhill Rustic 2 Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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BAP status: UKBAP  
Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 285
First Record: 1985
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 19
Pre-1992 hectads: 3
Total hectads: 19
Additional Phenology Data


Luperina nickerlii Sandhill Rustic 2
Luperina nickerlii  Sandhill Rustic 2
Sandhill Rustic 2018
Sandhill Rustic 2018
Sandhill Rustic Luperina nickerlii demuthi
Sandhill Rustic Luperina nickerlii demuthi
Sandhill Rustic Luperina nickerlii demuthi
Sandhill Rustic  Luperina nickerlii demuthi
Sandhill Rustic.
Sandhill Rustic.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 81 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 285 records with habitat detail and method information)

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