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Eupithecia plumbeolata (Haworth, 1809)

Lead-coloured Pug
70.1530 (B&F: 1814)

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


A rare resident species in danger of extinction in both vice-counties. Single-brooded flying mainly from late May to mid July. Larvae feed on the flowers of cow-wheat (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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