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Species Account for Mythimna impura

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Mythimna impura  (Hübner, [1808]) 73.293 Evidence needed
Smoky Wainscot
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Noctuidae

Smoky Wainscot  Mythimna impura Copyright: Graham Ekins

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Additional Phenology Data


M impura larvae
M impura larvae
Smoky Wainscot Mythimna impura 4
Smoky Wainscot  Mythimna impura  4
Smoky Wainscot Mythimna impura 2
Smoky Wainscot  Mythimna impura  2
Smoky Wainscot Mythimna impura
Smoky Wainscot  Mythimna impura
Smoky Wainscot
Smoky Wainscot

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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data   
Mythimna impura on UK Moths website
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 367 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 135 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Mythimna impura

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