|2381 ~ Uncertain ~ Hoplodrina alsines|
A fairly common species found throughout the county. Careful attention should be given to diagnostic features as this species is regularly confused with the Rustic.
Wingspan : M & F, 31-35mm.
Rustic, Mottled Rustic, Vine's Rustic and Powdered Rustic.
Most lowland habitats.
A wide range of herbaceous plants.
Overwinters as a larva. Larva July-April. Pupates in a strong cocoon underground.
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Photo by MDH, 4th July 2011, Llanfyllin
Photo by PB, 14th July 2011, Morben ISAF