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V-Pug
Chloroclystis v-ata (Haworth, 1809)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1858 / 70.142
Photo © Ray Roche,  18/07/2013 - Ingoldisthorpe

Similar Norfolk Species
Green Pug
Pasiphila rectangulata
Forewing: 8-11mm.
Flight: Two generations May-June. July-Aug.
Foodplant:   Many plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Widespread and fairly common.

Unmistakable. V-shaped mark on the forewing and green colour are diagnostic (green may fade to yellow)

Recorded in 64 (93%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/05/2020127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
21/05/2020127TG20 - Norwich
20/05/2020128TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
20/05/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
16/05/2020127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
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