|1877 ~ Waved Carpet ~ Hydrelia sylvata|
Resident. Nat. Scarce B W,SE,SW.
Uncommon, this 'Nationally Scarce B' species is found mainly in the of the south and west of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 27-30mm.
Woodland and scrub often near water courses.
Alder, birch, sallow and chestnut.
Overwinters as a pupa. Larva late July-September.
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Photo by PRW, 11th June 2009, Commins Coch