|1813 ~ Haworth's Pug ~ Eupithecia haworthiata|
Resident. Local S,C.
Rarely recorded in the county but a healthy breeding population does exist at Llanymynech Rocks in the northeast corner of Montgomeryshire.
Wingspan : M & F, 12-14mm.
Lead-coloured Pug and Slender Pug.
Most places where the native foodplant occurs.
The flowers and buds of traveller's joy and other species of cultivated clematis.
Overwinters as a pupa in a cocoon lying on the ground. Larva July-August.
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Photo by MDH, 2nd July 2011, Llanymynech
Photo by GO, 25th May 2017, Llanymynech