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Pinion-spotted Pug
Eupithecia insigniata (Hübner, 1790)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1820 / 70.174
Photo © Chris Pye,  27.4.11. Watton

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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 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/05/2020128TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
17/05/2020127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
09/05/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
07/05/2020128TF73 - Docking/Bircham
03/05/2020128TF73 - Docking/Bircham
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