Eupithecia virgaureata (Golden-rod 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 virgaureata (Golden-rod Pug)

Norwegian name: Gullrisdvergmåler

Host plants: Angelica sylvestris, Anthriscus sylvestris, Apiaceae, Asteraceae, Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), Calluna, Centaurea, Chaerophyllum, Cirsium, Erica, Eupatorium cannabinum, Hawthorn (Crataegus), Senecio jacobaea, Solidago, Solidago virgaurea