Main: (Geometridae / Larentiinae (Eupetheciini))
70.189 [B&F: 1840] Shaded Pug (Eupithecia subumbrata) ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

 

Notes: Local on chalk downland, roadside verges, woodland rides, saltmarshes and sea cliffs throughout much of south-eastern England, with isolated colonies north to Yorkshire and North Wales. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight relatively uncommon on chalk downland. Wingspan 16-20 mm. Fairly unmistakable. Larva feeds on herbaceous plants, over-wintering as a pupa.

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