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Species Account for Pediasia contaminella

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Pediasia contaminella  (Hübner, 1796) 63.109 Evidence needed
a moth
Lepidoptera: micromoths: Crambidae

Pediasia contaminella 2 Copyright: Graham Ekins

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

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Verification Grade: Adult:
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Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 83
First Record: 1998
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 25
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 25
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Pediasia contaminella 2
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Pediasia contaminella
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 23 records with habitat information)

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Habitat Detail and Method (based on 83 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Pediasia contaminella

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