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1812 ~ Maple Pug ~ Eupithecia inturbata
UK Status

Resident. Local S,C.

Montgomeryshire Status

A rare species within the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 13-15mm.

Confusion species

Slender Pug

Flight time (Montgomeryshire)


Woodland, scrub and hedgerows.


Field maple.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as an egg attached to the foodplant. Larva early May-early June. Pupating in a cocoon among the flowers.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by DB, 6th Aug 2014, Middletown