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Species Account for Pyrausta aurata

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Pyrausta aurata  (Scopoli, 1763) 63.006 Evidence needed
a moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Crambidae

Pyrausta aurata. Copyright: Stephen Rolls

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Taxonomic group: micro moths (Lepidoptera: micromoths) - County data

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Records: 1229
First Record: 1993
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 44
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 44
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Pyrausta aurata
Pyrausta aurata
Pyrausta aurata 5
Pyrausta aurata 5
Pyrausta aurata 3
Pyrausta aurata 3
Pyrausta aurata 2
Pyrausta aurata 2
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Pyrausta aurata.

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 520 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 2 records with subhabitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1229 records with habitat detail and method information)

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