|73.023 ~ 2440s1 ~ Lempke's Gold Spot ~ Plusia putnami|
Resident. Local C,(N,S).
An uncommon species. However, it is likely to be overlooked due to its similarity with the Gold Spot.
Wingspan : M & F, 32-42mm.
Wet and damp places.
Wood small-reed, purple small-reed, yorkshire fog and other grasses.
Overwinters as a small larva. Larva August-May. Pupates in a cocoon spun in the leaves of the foodplant.
Photo by PRW, 30th July 2004, Commins Coch
Photo by MEG, 2014, Llandyssil