70.181 .... B&F 1821
Valerian Pug Eupithecia valerianata (Hübner, 1813)
Status .....Rare in Nottinghamshire, where it is confined to the very north of the county. The only recent records are from Misson Carr in 2004 and 2009 (both Radford, J.) and Misterton in July 2017, where it was trapped and photographed by Phil Lee, who very kindly allowed us to use his photograph below.
Photographed at Misterton July 2017
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Valerian Pug
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2004). Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth report 2009). Phil Lee. Martin Gray.

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Updated January 2019

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