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Species Account for Podops inunctus

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Podops inunctus  (Fabricius, 1775)
Turtle Shieldbug
Heteroptera: Pentatomidae

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Taxonomic group: true bugs (Heteroptera) - Available county data

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Records: 239
First Record: 1983
Latest Record: 2021

1992-on hectads: 27
Pre-1992 hectads: 7
Total hectads: 27
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 65 records with habitat information)

no subhabitat data available

Structural Habitat Data (based on 69 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 239 records with habitat detail and method information)

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Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Podops inunctus

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