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Lime-speck Pug
Eupithecia centaureata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1825 / 70.173
Photo © John Dothie,  16/07/2020 - Rockland St Peter

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Marbled Pug
Eupithecia irriguata
Forewing: 10-12mm.
Flight: Two generations April-Oct.
Foodplant:   Many plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Common and widespread.

Two broods, flying from April to July and in August to October.

Recorded in 66 (96%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/09/2020127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
19/09/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
18/09/2020128TF83 - N.Creake/Syderstone
17/09/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
15/09/2020128TF61 - S.Lynn/Tottenhill
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