Geometridae : Larentiinae

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Similar Norfolk Species
Slender Pug
Eupithecia tenuiata
Haworth's Pug
Eupithecia haworthiata
Lead-coloured Pug
Eupithecia plumbeolata

(Haworth, 1809) 70.153/1814
Norfolk status
Scarce, uncertain.

No confirmed post Victorian records. Modern records crucially all lack supporting evidence.

Please retain any specimens for determination.

Record by E.A. Atmore, 1899 at Lynn, noted as "A single specimen only".

Recorded in 2 (3%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 1899.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
1899+27TM28 - Harleston
1873 to 1913+28TF61 - S.Lynn/Tottenhill
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Forewing: 9-10mm.
Season: One generation May-June.
Foodplant:   Common Cow-wheat
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
 Immature Adult
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