|2440s1 ~ Lempke's Gold Spot ~ Plusia putnami|
Resident. Local C,(N,S).
A local and uncommon species recorded from just two sites in the west of the county. Last recorded at Commins Coch in 2008.
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.
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Photo by PRW, 30th July 2004, Commins Coch
Photo by MEG, 2014, Llandyssil