Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Eupithecia lariciata Freyer, 1841
Larch Pug

Family: Geometridae
Checklist Number: 70.163

Just one record from the islands on South Uist in June 2011. Found in plantations, gardens, parks from June - August

The larval foodplant is primarily European larch Larix decidua though some other varieties may also be used

Eupithecia lariciata
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