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2117 ~ Autumnal Rustic ~ Eugnorisma glareosa
UK Status

Resident. Common

Montgomeryshire Status

A fairly common species, found throughout the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 32-38mm.

Confusion species


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)


Mostly open habitats including open woodland, downland, heathland, moorland, and hedgerows.


Low growing herbaceous plants, scrubby birches and sallow.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as a small larva near the soil. Larva Oct-May, feed at night. Pupates underground in fragile cocoon.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 24th Aug 2009, Llanfyllin