Geometridae : Larentiinae
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Lime-speck Pug
Eupithecia centaureata

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 1825 / 70.173

A common species across the region.

Found in a variety of habitats.

Overwinters as a pupa, adults attracted to light.

Recorded in 94 (67%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1887.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 10 - 12mm
Flight: Two overlapping generations April - October
Foodplant:   Many plants
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
13/10/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO54
20/09/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO74
19/09/20221VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82
16/09/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO54
12/09/20221VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82

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