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Foxglove Pug
Eupithecia pulchellata Stephens, 1831
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1817 / 70.151
Photo © Jim Swalwell,  09/07/16 NMS at Hills & Holes

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Forewing: 10-12mm.
Flight: One generation May-June.
Foodplant:   Foxglove.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Many habitats where its foodplant is found.

Recorded in 63 (91%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
02/09/2020128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
12/08/2020127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
08/08/2020128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
07/08/2020328TF41 - W.Walton/Walpole
07/08/2020128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
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