|1778 ~ May Highflyer ~ Hydriomena impluviata|
A fairly common species, found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 30-34mm.
Damp woodland and carr along watercourses.
Overwinters as a pupa. Larva July-early November. Larva feed at night and hide between spun leaves of the foodplant during the day.
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Photo by MDH, 25th May 2009, Llanfyllin