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1652 ~ Peach Blossom ~ Thyatira batis
UK Status

Resident. Common

Montgomeryshire Status

A widespread and common species.

Wingspan :  M & F, 39-44mm.

Confusion species

None.


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)

Habitat

Light woodland and scrub, also urban habitats.

Foodplant

Bramble.

Lifestage data

Larva feed at night, remain on  food plant during day when small (on leaf litter when larger). Larva early July-mid Sept. Overwinters as pupa in cocoon either on or just below soil surface.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 18th May 2010, Llanfyllin