Main: (Geometridae / Larentiinae (Eupetheciini))
70.188 [B&F: 1839] Bordered Pug (Eupithecia succenturiata) (Linnaeus, 1758)

 

Notes: Common in open areas, waste ground, roadside verges and gardens throughout the British Isles, most numerous in south-eastern England; widespread in Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight, but has become less common in recent years. Wingspan 21-24 mm. Fairly unmistakable combination of brown border to termen and costa, with white thorax which contrasts with brown head and abdomen. Larva feeds on Mugwort, over-wintering as a pupa.

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Phenology - Adult Records

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