Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Common
Local Status: Very common and fairly widespread resident.
Local Record: Grade 1 See here for explanation
Flight time: Two generations, May-Jun, Aug.
Foodplant: Trees including Hawthorn and sallows.
|Year first recorded||1904||1857||1883||1883||1883|
|Year last recorded||2015||2014||2014||2014||2015|
|Number of records||3939||1685||1515||2473||455|
|Number of individuals||6493||3627||2798||6218||1139|
For the county, we have a total of 10067 records from 630 sites. First recorded in 1857.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: One of the few pugs which is commonly recorded throughout all five vice-counties.
2012 (CHF): Still common and widespread across the whole of the county.