|2301 ~ Bird's Wing ~ Dypterygia scabriuscula|
Resident. Local SE,WC.
A scarce and local species that has only been recorded from two sites in the north-east of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 34-42mm.
Broadleaf woodland, heathland, and scrubby places.
Docks, sorrels and knotgrass.
Overwinters as a pupa underground. Larva late June-September with an occasional second brood in September.
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Photo by MDH, 26th July 2008, Llanfyllin
Photo by MDH, 28th May 2010, Llanfyllin