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Pinion-spotted Pug
Eupithecia insigniata (Hübner, 1790)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1820 / 70.174
Photo © Dave Curtis,  Langham

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Netted Pug
Eupithecia venosata
Forewing: 10-12mm.
Flight: One generation April-May.
Foodplant:   Hawthorn.
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Rare distinctively marked 'Pug'.
Hedgerows and edges of woods.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 16 (23%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/05/2019128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
02/05/2019128TF73 - Docking/Bircham
01/05/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
11/05/2018128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
08/05/2018127TG20 - Norwich
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