|1784 ~ Pretty Chalk Carpet ~ Melanthia procellata|
Common. S (C).
Resident. A scarce species within the county with a few records being confined to the north eastern corner.
Wingspan : M & F, 35-43mm
Woodland, scrub and hedgerows.
Overwinters as a pupa amongst the plant debris on the ground.
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Photo by MDH, 2nd July 2011, Llanymynech