|1964 ~ Annulet ~ Charissa obscurata|
A scarce and local species.
Wingspan : M & F, 32-39mm.
Rocky coastal sites, grassy banks, heathland, moorland, inland quarries.
Mainly sea campion, thrift and common rock-rose. Also other low growing plants.
Overwinters as a small larva on the foodplant. Larva Sept-May. Pupates in debris on ground.
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Photo by DAG, 10th Aug 2012, Llanymynech
Photo by GBC, 2nd July 2014, Lake Vyrnwy