|2176 ~ Antler Moth ~ Cerapteryx graminis|
A common species, especially at higher altitudes. Found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 27-32mm.
Grassland in open country, moorland and downland.
Hard grasses including, mat-grass, sheep's-fescue and purple moor-grass. Also found on sedges and rushes.
Overwinters as eggs which are scattered over grassland by female when in flight. Larva March-June.
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Photo by MDH, 18th July 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by PB, 22nd July 2011, Morben ISAF