Eupithecia absinthiata (Wormwood Pug)

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Eupithecia absinthiata (Wormwood Pug)

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: "Macro-heterocera" (Macro-moths)
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid moths)
Subfamily: Larentiinae
Genus: Eupithecia
Species: Eupithecia absinthiata (Wormwood Pug)

Norwegian name: Brun dvergmåler

Host plants: Artemisia campestris, Artemisia vulgaris, Asteraceae, Calluna, Erica, Eupatorium cannabinum, Senecio jacobaea, Solidago virgaurea, Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)

Confusion species: Eupithecia assimilata (Currant Pug), Eupithecia expallidata (Bleached Pug)