Geometridae : Larentiinae

Photo © Rosemary Holt,  05/05/2015 - Lyng

Similar Norfolk Species
Brindled Pug
Eupithecia abbreviata
Juniper Pug
Eupithecia pusillata
Oak-tree Pug
Eupithecia dodoneata

Guenée, 1857 70.157/1853
Norfolk status
Locally distributed.
Deciduous woodland and hedgerows.

Easily confused with Brindled pug, relatively small.

Recorded in 48 (70%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Oak-tree Pug -East Walton 22-04-11 - gen.det. J Wheeler
Oak-tree Pug (m) - Boughton Fen 7-5-11 J Wheeler s1115
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/06/2015128TF60 - Downham/Fincham
06/06/2015128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
05/06/2015127TG01 - Lyng/N.Tuddenham
22/05/2015227TG24 - Cromer
21/05/2015127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
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Forewing: 8-11mm.
Season: One generation April-June.
Foodplant:   Hawthorn, Oak
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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