|1759 ~ Small Phoenix ~ Ecliptopera silaceata|
A very common and widespread species, found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 29-34mm.
Water Carpet, Broken-barred Carpet.
Wherever the foodplant occurs.
Overwinters as a pupa in plant debris. Larva late June-late July and August-September.
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Photo by MDH, 29th July 2010, Llanfyllin