70.151 .... B&F 1817
Foxglove Pug Eupithecia pulchellata (Stephens, 1831)
Status .....Probably a fairly common moth at many sites across Nottinghamshire and it is regularly attracted to MV light traps operated in urban gardens. 
Photographed at Clipstone Old Quarter June 2014
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Foxglove Pug
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Graham and Anona Finch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. David Hursthouse. Phil Lee. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Sean Tobin. Tim Sexton. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). David Yates. Phil Cadman. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Lound Moth Group. Graham Birkett. Martin Gray. NBGRC. Steven Chick. Ian Blackmore-Allen. Charles Cannon. Caron Stubbs (Ransom Wood Moth Trapping Results 2010-2013). Iain Leach, Kate Harte and Paul Baker (Budby South Forest Moth Trapping Results). Tom Shields. Phil Cadman. Jason Reece and Lily Reece. Andy Adcock.  Ian Ellis. David Shaw. Graham Beeley. J.T. Radford.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated January 2024

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