1820 Pinion-spotted Pug (Eupithecia insigniata)

Single-brooded, overwinters as a pupa. Occasional migrant to the UK

Recorded size of fully grown larvae - 24 to 26mm

Usual larval stage mid-June to early August

Adult forewing - around 10 to 12mm. Flies Late April to May

Larval foodplants : Hawthorn (Crataegus spp.) and apple (Malus spp.)

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