|1909 ~ Speckled Yellow ~ Pseudopanthera macularia|
A fairly common species, especially in the eastern half of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 28-30mm.
Mostly open woodland, but also found in scrub and bushy grassland.
Wood sage, white dead-nettle, woundwort and yellow archangel.
Overwinters as a pupa underground or in the plant debris. Larva mid June-early August.
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Photo by MDH, 6th May 2011, Llanymynech