|1864 ~ Streak ~ Chesias legatella|
An uncommon species but it has been recorded from much of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 35-38mm.
Mainly in heathland, moorland and open woodland, also found in gardens and some sand dune systems.
Overwinters as an egg on the foodplant. Larva May-June. Pupates underground.
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Photo by DB, 10th Oct 2012, Middletown