|52.013 ~ 373 ~ Currant Clearwing ~ Synanthedon tipuliformis|
Resident. Nat. Scarce B
Recorded on just a few occasions in the eastern half of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 18-22mm.
Domestic, market gardens and allotments wherever the foodplant grows.
Blackcurrant, redcurrant and gooseberry.
Overwinters usually once as a larva in the stem of the foodplant. Larva August-April or May.
Photo by SCC, 2nd July 2015, Newtown
Photo by MDH, 22nd June 2023, Llanfyllin