|1722 ~ Flame Carpet ~ Xanthorhoe designata|
A common and widespread species found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 25-28mm.
Little is known about its foodplant in the wild, although in captivity it is known to eat wallflower and plants of the cabbage family.
Overwinters as a pupa. Larva early June-mid July and late August-September.
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Photo by MDH, 20th Aug 2009, Llanfyllin