|2158 ~ Pale-shouldered Brocade ~ Lacanobia thalassina|
A common species, found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 38-44mm.
Dusky Brocade, Dark Brocade, Beautiful Brocade and Dog's Tooth.
A wide range of mainly woody plants, such as hawthorn, oak and sallow.
Overwinters as a pupa in an underground cocoon. Larva late June-early September, feeds at night.
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Photo by MDH, 15th May 2010, Llanfyllin