|1692 ~ Lesser Cream Wave ~ Scopula immutata|
Resident. Local S,C.
Uncommon, recorded in a central band across the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 24-27mm.
Cream Wave, Smoky Wave, Rosy Wave and Sub-angled Wave.
Damp areas with rank vegetation, also dry breckland heaths.
Meadowsweet and common valerian.
Overwinters as a small larva in plant debris in which it later pupates. Larva August-May.
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Photo by PRW, 28th July 2007, Commins Coch
Photo by PRW, 29th July 2011, Cors Dyfi