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|Grey Pug Eupithecia subfuscata|
Distribution and Abundance: Common.
Primary Habitat: General occurrence.
Flight Period: Single brooded in May and June.
Observations: The Fineshade Rothamsted light trap running in woodland for seven years in the 1990s returned twenty-six moths, two of which were the melanic form obscurissima. The occurrence of a second brood in this county seems to be rather exceptional.
L.O.N.: 1907. Many localities. Common.
First Record: 1902, Victoria County History.