Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Eupithecia centaureata [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Lime-speck Pug

Family: Geometridae
Checklist Number: 70.173

Uncommon with a habitat preference for open areas especially coastal salt marshes. Active from April to September

The larvae feed on a range of low-growing plants

Eupithecia centaureata
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