|1828 ~ Satyr Pug ~ Eupithecia satyrata satyrata|
Resident. Common N.
A scarce and local species recorded just five times in the county, the last time being 2004 at Commins Coch.
Wingspan : M & F, 21-23mm.
Common Pug and Golden-rod Pug.
Mostly on moorland but is also recorded on many upland areas.
The flowers of many plants.
Overwinters as a pupa in loose soil. Larva late June-September.
Click map for larger image