|2293 ~ Marbled Beauty ~ Bryophila domestica|
An uncommon species, recorded from scattered sites across the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 22-30mm.
Often associated with old buildings, stone walls or rocky places where the foodplant grows.
Overwinters as a small larva amongst the foodplant. Larva Sept-early June, feeding at night and hiding during the day in a silken retreat in which it later pupates.
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Photo by MDH, 30th Aug 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by MDH, 11th Aug 2011, Llanfyllin