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Grey Pug
Eupithecia subfuscata (Haworth, 1809)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1837 / 70.190
Photo © Dave Wilton,  Westcott 2017

Similar Upper Thames Species
Pauper Pug / Fletcher's Pug
Eupithecia egenaria
Yarrow Pug
Eupithecia millefoliata
Foodplant:   Herbaceous and woody plants
Red List: Near Threatened (NT)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2

Widespread and common across the region, in a wide range of habitats.

Recorded in 63 (81%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1750.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)

Latest 5 Records (Data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
12/07/2022124SU98 - Slough (N), Burnham Beeches
10/07/2022124SP60 - Waterperry, Long Crendon
09/07/2022122SU58 - Didcot (S) / Streatley
07/07/2022124SU98 - Slough (N), Burnham Beeches
06/07/2022122SU58 - Didcot (S) / Streatley
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