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Species Account for Mythimna pallens

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Mythimna pallens  (Linnaeus, 1758) 73.291 Evidence needed
Common Wainscot
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Common Wainscot  Mythimna pallens Copyright: Graham Ekins

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Verification Grade: Adult:
Adult: Good quality photographs or possibly a specimen will be required

National status: Common

Additional Phenology Data


Common Wainscot Mythimna pallens
Common Wainscot  Mythimna pallens
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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data   
Mythimna pallens on UK Moths website
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 671 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 212 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Mythimna pallens

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