|73.302 ~ 2204 ~ Obscure Wainscot ~ Leucania obsoleta|
Resident. Local S,EC,(WC).
First recorded in 2015, in Montgomery. This species may be getting established as it has since been recorded at several sites across the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 36-40mm.
Reedbeds, fens, marshes, riversides, marshes and margins to ponds and lakes.
Overwinters as a fully grown larva, in a dead stem or leaf litter. Larva July to April. Pupates in situ in the spring.
Photo by JH, 27th June 2015, Monts.