|2364 ~ Frosted Orange ~ Gortyna flavago|
A fairly common species found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 33-44mm.
Fisher's Estuarine Moth.
Wet and boggy places, rough grassland, woodland rides and gardens.
A range of robust herbaceous plants.
Overwinters as an egg. Larva April-August, feeding at first on the lower part of the stem where it also later pupates.
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Photo by MDH, 17th Sept 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by PB, 21st Sept 2010, Morben ISAF