|1951 ~ Grey Birch ~ Aethalura punctulata|
Resident. Common S,C,N.
A fairly uncommon species, but is found throughout most of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 30-35mm.
Dotted Carpet and Brussels Lace.
Birch woodland and scrub.
Downy and silver birch.
Overwinters as a pupa just below the soil surface. Larva June-late August.
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Photo by PRW, 15th Apr 2007, Commins Coch
Photo by PRW, 16th Apr 2014, Commins Coch
Pic shows dark form