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Shaded Pug
Eupithecia subumbrata
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Bordered Pug
Eupithecia succenturiata

(Linnaeus, 1758) 1839 / 70.188

A common and distinctive resident.

A species of disturbed areas and brownfield sites where Mugwort is common.

Overwinters as a pupa but adults rarely seen other than at light.

Recorded in 67 (48%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1887.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 12-13mm
Flight: July - August
Foodplant:   Mugwort
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
07/09/20201VC39 - StaffordshireSJ94
12/08/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSP18
24/07/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO86
24/07/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO86
15/07/20202VC37 - WorcestershireSO74

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