|1.003 ~ 0003 ~ Micropterix aureatella|
Resident. Widespread except East Anglia and South Wales.
Mainly found in the western half of the county, especially in the north.
Wingspan : M & F, 8-11mm.
A fairly recognisable species.
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A woodland and high moorland species.
Unknown, but is thought to feed on bilberry.
Leaf miner. (Mines of some species are similar, care is required with identification).
Photo by GBC, 15th June 2014, Lake Vyrnwy