|73.244 ~ 2187 ~ Common Quaker ~ Orthosia cerasi|
A common species, found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 34-40mm.
Small Quaker and Blossom Underwing.
A wide range of habitats, mainly up to a mid altitude, especially woodland.
A wide range of broadleaf trees.
Overwinters as a pupa in an underground cocoon. Larva April-June, living at first in developing buds then in spun shoots or leaves.
Photo by PRW, 14th Mar 2007, Commins Coch
Photo by MDH, 16th Mar 2010, Llanfyllin
Photo by MDH, 17th Mar 2010, Llanfyllin