The Moths of Suffolk
1843 Thyme Pug, Eupithecia distinctaria, Herrich-Schäffer, 1848

Local Status : Non-Suffolk species

National Status : Notable Nb

Wingspan details : Forewing 8-10mm, Wingspan 16-18mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultOchreous Pug, Eupithecia indigata
Channel Islands Pug, Eupithecia ultimaria

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Portland (25.vi.2004) © Lee Gregory

Life history chart
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