|1907 ~ Bordered Beauty ~ Epione repandaria|
An uncommon species but has been recorded in most of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 28-31mm.
The male Dark Bordered Beauty.
Rides and clearings in damp woodlands, also found in some gardens.
Sallows, grey willow, black poplar, alder and hazel.
Overwinters as an egg on the foodplant. Larva early May-mid July. Pupates amongst leaves around the foodplant.
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Photo by PRW, 18th July 2010, Commins Coch
Photo by MDH, 4th Aug 2010, Llanfyllin