|1702 ~ Small Fan-footed Wave ~ Idaea biselata|
A common and widespread species found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 22-25mm.
Dwarf Cream Wave.
Broadleaved woodland, gardens and most rural areas..
Little is known about its foodplant in the wild, although in captivity it is known to eat dandelion and plantains.
Overwinters as a larva. Larva August-May. Pupates in the leaf litter.
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Photo by MDH, 10th July 2010, Llanfyllin