|2233 ~ Golden-rod Brindle ~ Xylena solidaginis|
Resident and occasional migrant. Local N,WC.
A scarce species recently recorded in 2007 and 2013 from Alt Forgan, Lake Vyrnwy.
Wingspan : M & F, 44-52mm.
Moorland, open woodland and upland scrub.
Heather, bilberry, cowberry, bog myrtle, birch, bearberry, willows.
Overwinters as an egg. Larva late April-July. Pupates under the soil.
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Photo by GBC, 9th Aug 2013, Lake Vyrnwy