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1746 ~ Shoulder Stripe ~ Earophila badiata
UK Status

Resident. Common S,C,(N).

Montgomeryshire Status

A fairly common species throughout the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 31-35mm.

Confusion species

None.


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)

Habitat

Woodland, scrubby places, hedgerows and gardens.

Foodplant

Wild rose species.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as a cocoon in loose soil. Larva April-July.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 17th Mar 2010, Llanfyllin