|2128 ~ Double Square-spot ~ Xestia triangulum|
A common species, found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 36-46mm.
Setaceous Hebrew Character and Triple-spotted Clay.
Many habitats including, woodland, hedgerows, river banks and gardens.
A wide range of herbaceous plants.
Overwinters as a larva. Larva August-May, feeding at night. Pupates underground.
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Photo by MDH, 22nd June 2010, Llanfyllin
Photo by DB, 2nd July 2013, Middletown
Pic shows a red form