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Common Pug
Eupithecia vulgata

(Haworth, 1809) 1834 / 70.183

A very common resident found across the region.

Found in many habitats.

Overwinters as a pupa and adults come readily to light.

Recorded in 109 (78%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 10-12mm
Flight: May - June and August
Foodplant:   Trees including Hawthorn and sallows
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
27/08/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSJ93
16/08/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO55
14/08/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO55
06/08/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSJ91
05/08/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSJ91

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