Family: Geometridae

70.183 Common Pug Eupithecia vulgata

There are 3152 county records of 7265 individuals from 227 different sites. First recorded in 1875.

Individual records comprise of: [7263 Adult] [2 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Mar
7
Apr
30
May
2111
Jun
4374
Jul
678
Aug
46
Sep
2

Earliest: 22 Mar 2012 - Latest: 04 Sep 2015

Historical Abundance

2020
57
2019
426
2018
487
2017
897
2016
444
2015
407
2014
470
2013
362
2012
283
2011
382

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2223 (5243)
VC68
929 (2022)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Bramble Rubus fructicosus agg.
Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Common Ragwort Senecio jacobaea
Hogweed Heracleum sphondylium
Yarrow Achillea millefolium

Find moths by larval food plants here.

Notes:

< previous species | next species >