|70.148 ~ 1812 ~ Maple Pug ~ Eupithecia inturbata|
Resident. Local S,C.
A rare species within the county, found at just a few scattered sites.
Wingspan : M & F, 13-15mm.
Woodland, scrub and hedgerows.
Overwinters as an egg attached to the foodplant. Larva early May-early June. Pupating in a cocoon among the flowers.
Photo by DB, 6th Aug 2014, Middletown