Family: Geometridae

70.160 White-spotted Pug Eupithecia tripunctaria

There are 157 county records of 185 individuals from 41 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [185 Adult] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
2
May
70
Jun
67
Jul
20
Aug
22
Sep
4

Earliest: 22 Apr 2007 - Latest: 29 Sep 2006

Historical Abundance

2018
8
2017
21
2016
10
2015
24
2014
18
2013
3
2012
2
2011
4
2010
12
2009
10

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
112 (134)
VC68
45 (51)

Similar Species

1837 Grey Pug Eupithecia subfuscata
1851 Golden-rod Pug Eupithecia virgaureata
1856 Larch Pug Eupithecia lariciata

Status Grade 2

Larval food plants

Angelica Angelica sylvestris
Cow Parsley Anthriscus sylvestris
Elder Sambucus nigra
Hogweed Heracleum sphondylium
Wild Carrot Daucus carota
Wild Parsnip Pastinaca sativa

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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