|2280 ~ Miller ~ Acronicta leporina|
A rather uncommon species, but it is found throughout the county in scattered sites.
Wingspan : M & F, 38-43mm.
Broadleaf woodland, heathland, moorland, carr, marshes, fens, scrub, and gardens.
Birch, alder and grey willow.
Overwinters as a pupa burrowing into rotten wood. Larva July-early October.
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Photo by MDH, 12th June 2009, Llanfyllin