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2098 ~ Flame ~ Axylia putris
UK Status

Resident. Common

Montgomeryshire Status

A common species, found throughout the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 30-36mm.

Confusion species

None.


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)

Habitat

Most habitats.

Foodplant

A wide range of herbaceous plants.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as a pupa underground. Larva July-October, feeding at night.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 8th May 2011, Llanfyllin