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2189 ~ Twin-spotted Quaker ~ Orthosia munda
UK Status

Resident. Common S,C,(N).

Montgomeryshire Status

A common species, found throughout the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 38-44mm.

Confusion species

Clouded Drab.


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)

Habitat

Broadleaved woodland.

Foodplant

A wide range of broadleaf trees and woody shrubs.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as a pupa in an underground cocoon. Larva April-June, feeding at night.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by PRW, 10th Mar 2007, Commins Coch

Photo by MDH, 19th Mar 2010, Llanfyllin
 
Photo by MDH, 19th Mar 2010, Llanfyllin

Photo by PRW, 6th Apr 2010, Commins Coch