|2269 ~ Centre-barred Sallow ~ Atethmia centrago|
A common species, found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 32-36mm.
Broadleaf woodland, heathland, parkland, scrub, hedgerows, river banks and gardens.
The unopened buds and flowers of ash.
Overwinters as eggs laid in batches on the twigs of the foodplant. Larva early spring-early June. Pupates in an underground cocoon.
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Photo by MDH, 24th Aug 2009, Llanfyllin