|1768 ~ Grey Pine Carpet ~ Thera obeliscata|
A fairly uncommon species, although it has been recorded throughout most of the county in small numbers.
Wingspan : M & F, 28-36mm.
Spruce Carpet, Pine Carpet.
Coniferous woodland and gardens on many soil types.
Many species of coniferous trees.
Overwinters as a larva. Larva September-June and July-August. Pupates underground.
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Photo by PRW, 26th Oct 2009, Commins Coch