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Ochreous Pug
Eupithecia indigata

(Hübner, 1813) 1844 / 70.171
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Yorkshire Status: Rare and local resident.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: A very local moth which is dependent on pine. There are few recent records.

2012 (CHF): Recent records from all five vice-counties and this species is not uncommon if traps are set in pine woodland in May and June. Fairly distinctive and often has a distinctive posture with the wings swept back.

Recorded in 59 (30%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1857.
Last Recorded in 2023.
Additional Stats

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Forewing: 8-10mm
Flight: April - May
Foodplant:   Scots Pine, Lodgepole Pine, Larch
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
12/06/2023161TA05 - Driffield
12/06/2023164SE14 - Ilkley / Menston / B in W
11/06/2023163SE31 -  Wakefield (S)
01/06/2023162SE88 - Pickering (E)
30/05/2023162NZ50 - Stokesley
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