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Haworth's Pug
Eupithecia haworthiata Doubleday, 1856
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1813 / 70.146
Photo © Dave Jones,  21/06/2017 - Stoke Holy Cross

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Forewing: 8-9mm.
Flight: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Traveller's-joy.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Orange or yellowish abdomen diagnostic.
Open woodland and hedgerows, chalky or limestone downs.

Verification Grade Comment: Orange/yellow abdomen diagnostic

Recorded in 33 (48%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/07/2021128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
11/07/2021128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
10/07/2021128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hockham
09/07/2021128TF83 - N.Creake/Syderstone
03/07/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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