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Common Pug
Eupithecia vulgata (Haworth, 1809)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1834 / 70.183
Photo © Dave Appleton,  21/06/2012 - Bawdeswell

Similar Norfolk Species
Valerian Pug
Eupithecia valerianata
Freyer's Pug
Eupithecia intricata arceuthata
Forewing: 10-12mm.
Season: Two generations May-June. Aug.
Foodplant:   Trees including Hawthorn and sallows.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Many habitats.
Similar to several other Eupithecia species.

Recorded in 66 (96%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
27/08/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
26/08/2019127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
04/08/2019128TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
25/07/2019127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
24/07/2019127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
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