|1734s1 ~ July Belle ~ Scotopteryx luridata|
A rather uncommon species, but it is found generally throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 32-38mm.
Lead Belle and Spanish Carpet.
A wide range of open scrubby places.
Dyer's greenwood, gorse and petty whin.
Overwinters as a larva. Probably pupates in plant debris. Larva September-May.
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Photo by PRW, 12th June 2007, Commins Coch
Photo by MDH, 6th July 2010, Llanfyllin