Geometridae : Larentiinae
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Angle-barred Pug
Eupithecia innotata

(Hufnagel, 1767) 1848 / 70.169
=Eupithecia innotata f. fraxinata
=Ash Pug

A rare resident.

A species of woodlands, hedgerows, parks and gardens.

Overwinters as a pupa and comes to light.

Note Current thinking is that Ash Pug Eupithecia innotata f. fraxinata and E. innotata are the same species and are now called Angle-barred Pug.

Verification Grade Comment: Ideally take a photo.

Recorded in 24 (17%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1864.
Last Recorded in 2013.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 10-12mm
Flight: May - June, Aug
Foodplant:   Ash, Sea Buckthorn, Tamarisk, hawthorns, blackthorns and elder
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
10/07/20131VC39 - StaffordshireSK15
07/06/20101VC39 - StaffordshireSK15
28/08/20081VC37 - WorcestershireSO77
27/06/2001+VC40 - ShropshireSJ41
20/06/19982VC37 - WorcestershireSO93

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