|2078 ~ Least Black Arches ~ Nola confusalis|
A fairly common species, found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 16-24mm.
Small Black Arches, Scarce Black Arches and Jersey Black Arches.
Woodland, wooded areas and hedgerows.
Many broadleaf trees.
Overwinters as a pupa in a cocoon attached to a twig. Larva June-August.
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Photo by PB, 25th Apr 2010, Morben Isaf
Photo by MDH, 19th May 2010, Llanfyllin