|73.249 ~ 2190 ~ Hebrew Character ~ Orthosia gothica|
A very common species, found throughout the county. This is our most numerous spring species.
Wingspan : M & F, 30-40mm.
A range of herbaceous and woody plants.
Overwinters as a pupa in an underground cocoon. Larva April-July, feeding mainly at night.
Photo by PRW, 12th Mar 2007, Commins Coch
Photo by MDH, 17th Mar 2010, Llanfyllin
Photo by PRW, 28th Mar 2014, Commins Coch
Photo by SAL, 21st Apr 2022, Cemmaes
Unusual colour form