|73.273 ~ 2147 ~ Shears ~ Hada plebeja|
Not a very common species at all, but it has been found in very low numbers throughout much of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 28-38mm.
Open places on light soil.
A wide range of herbaceous plants.
Overwinters as a pupa in a cocoon on the ground on in the leaf litter. Larva July-August and a later brood when conditions are suitable.
Photo by MDH, 9th May 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by PRW, 21st May 2009, Commins Coch
Photo by MDH, 15th May 2010, Llanfyllin