|1690 ~ Small Blood-vein ~ Scopula imitaria|
Resident. Common S,C.
A fairly uncommon species, but it has been recorded from many parts of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 26-29mm.
Little is known about its foodplant in the wild, although in captivity it is known to eat garden privet and honeysuckle.
Overwinters as a larva, probably pupating in the debris on the ground. Larva August-May.
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Photo by MDH, 2nd Aug 2009, Llanfyllin