|73.307 ~ 2119 ~ Pearly Underwing ~ Peridroma saucia|
Migrant. Scattered records
Generally a very uncommon species, but there are scattered records throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 45-56mm.
Turnip Moth and Dark Sword-grass.
Mainly coastal areas, but is also found in smaller numbers inland.
A wide range of herbaceous plants.
Adults that arrive in the spring probably give rise to another generation in the autumn, although this has rarely been observed
Photo by JBK, 14th Oct 2006, Moel y Garth
Photo by JBK, 20th Sept 2006, Moel y Garth