|73.247 ~ 2186 ~ Powdered Quaker ~ Orthosia gracilis|
A fairly common species, recorded from sites across the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 33-42mm.
A range of fairly open, damp places including gardens, woodland & marshes.
A range of herbaceous & woody plants.
Pupa overwinters in underground cocoon. Larva May-July, living at first on spun terminal shoots and later amongst the leaves.
Photo by PRW, 4th Apr 2007, Commins Coch
Photo by MDH, 13th Apr 2010, Llanfyllin
Photo by PB, 7th Apr 2011, Morben Isaf