|1876 ~ Small Yellow Wave ~ Hydrelia flammeolaria|
An uncommon species but has been recorded in most of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 20-22mm.
Broadleaf woodland, hedgerows and alder carr.
Field maple, alder and sycamore.
Overwinters as a pupa in plant debris. Larva late July-September.
Click map for larger image
Photo by MDH, 4th July 2011, Llanfyllin
Photo by PRW, 24th June 2010, Commins Coch