|70.223 ~ 1903 ~ Barred Umber ~ Plagodis pulveraria|
A fairly common species, found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 32-38mm.
Mainly ancient broadleaf woodland.
Hazel, downy birch, silver birch, hawthorn and some species of sallow.
Overwinters as a pupa underground. Larva mid June-mid August.
Photo by MDH, 2nd May 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by DB, 21st Apr 2011, Middletown