70.177 .... B&F 1828
Satyr Pug Eupithecia satyrata (Hübner, [1813])
Status ..... There are three subspecies of this Pug occupying various parts of the UK, but only Eupithecia satyrata ssp. satyrata has been recorded in Nottinghamshire and only from two sites. The moth below was trapped at the Idle Valley NR in July 2018, by members of the Lound Moth Group and is only the second Nottinghamshire record of recent years, although it was not officially accepted by the county recorder.
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Photographed at the Idle Valley NR July 2018
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Satyr Pug
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2003). Lound Moth Group.

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Updated July 2018

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