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Eupithecia tenuiata (Hübner, [1813])

Slender Pug
70.1470 (B&F: 1811)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Geometroidea
    »Family: Geometridae
      »Subfamily: Larentiinae
        »Tribe: Eupitheciini

A resident species normally occurring singly or sparingly at mv light, widespread but very local in numbers. Single-brooded flying mainly from third week of June to early August. Larvae feed on sallow catkins (Pratt, 2011)

Eupithecia tenuiata (Hübner, 1813)
Pagham Harbour, vii 2006
Photo: Ivan Lang

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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