|2173 ~ Lychnis ~ Hadena bicruris|
A fairly common species that has been recorded thinly throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 30-40mm.
Campion, Barrett's Marbled Coronet and Pod Lover.
A wide range of habitats, mainly up to a mid altitude.
The ripening seeds of bladder campion, white campion, red campion and sweet-william.
Overwinters as a pupa in an underground cocoon. Larva late June-early August and September.
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Photo by MDH, 7th Aug 2010, Llanfyllin
Photo by CB, 18th June 2016, Middletown