|2342 ~ Rosy Minor ~ Litoligia literosa|
A fairly uncommon species recorded from scattered sites across the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 25-30mm.
Cloaked minor and some forms of Tawny Marbled, Marbled and Rufous Minors can resemble this species.
Mostly sites in calcareous habitats.
Overwinters as a larva. Larva September-early June, feeding on the roots and later inside the stem. Pupates in a slight cocoon in the leaf litter or under the ground.
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Photo by MDH, 16th Aug 2009, Llanfyllin