|2123 ~ Small Square-spot ~ Diarsia rubi|
A common species, found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 30-38mm.
Fen Square-spot, Ingrailed Clay, Barred Chestnut.
A wide range of habitats, especially damp woodland and marshy places.
A wide range of herbaceous plants.
Overwinters as a larva near the soil. Larva September-April and June-late July, feeding at night. Pupates underground.
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Photo by MDH, 26th Sept 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by PB, 22nd May 2010, Morben Isaf