70.187 .... B&F 1838
Tawny Speckled Pug Eupithecia icterata (Villers, 1789)
Status .....First Eakring record in 2008. Quite widespread in Nottinghamshire, with most records coming from the Idle Valley NR. The Eakring record remains our only personal record to date (2014).
Photographed at Lound Wood August 2008
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Tawny Speckled Pug
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Colin Watkin. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Sean Tobin. Sherwood Forest Rothamsted trap results 1986-1990. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2014). Mark Dennis (Colwick Park Bird Reports 1993-2001). Phil Cadman. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Ian Hunt. Sean Tobin. Robert and Jill Carlyle. NBGRC. Martin Gray.

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 2021

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