|2008 ~ Coxcomb Prominent ~ Ptilodon capucina|
A common species, found throughout most of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 40-50mm.
Woodland, scrub, parkland and gardens.
Most broadleaf trees.
Overwinters as a pupa in a cocoon underground. Larva June-July and mid August-September.
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Photo by PRW, 21st May 2008, Commins Coch
Photo by GBC, 10th Oct 2015, Lake Vyrnwy