|73.134 ~ 2375 ~ Large Wainscot ~ Rhizedra lutosa|
An uncommon and local species.
Wingspan : M & F, 36-52mm.
Blair's Wainscot, Rush Wainscot and Bulrush Wainscot.
Reedbeds and reedy ditches but not with permanent standing water.
Overwinters as an egg. Larva April-late July, feeding inside the roots and basal stems. Pupates amongst the roots of the foodplant.
Photo by PRW, 12th Oct 2006, Commins Coch
Photo by PB, 10th Oct 2010, Morben ISAF
Photo by PRW, 1st Oct 2011, Commins Coch