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Species Account for Meloe violaceus

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Meloe violaceus  Marsham, 1802
Violet Oil-beetle
Coleoptera: Meloidae

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BAP status: UKBAP  
Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 1
First Record: 1947
Latest Record: 1947

1992-on hectads: 0
Pre-1992 hectads: 1
Total hectads: 1
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Violet Oil beetle in Kentucky
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Taxonomic group: beetles (Coleoptera) - Available county data   
 
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Essex Red Data List comment
Essex 1900-1949 record/s; VC19 pre-1970 record/s.


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