|70.159 ~ 1855 ~ Cypress Pug ~ Eupithecia phoeniceata|
Uncommon, found in southern England and Wales.
Resident. First recorded at Llandyssil in the east of the county in 2020.
Wingspan : M & F, 10-11mm.
Gardens, parks and plantations.
Overwinters as a larva October to May. Pupates in a slight cocoon amongst the needles and debris on the ground.
Photo by MEG, 29th Sept 2020, Llandyssil
Photo by PRW, 7th Sept 2023, Commins Coch