|0148 ~ Nemophora degeerella|
Resident. Rather common throughout England and Wales as far north as Cumberland.
Recorded throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 17-23mm.
time & Voltinity
Favours damp woodland.
Case-bearing. Eggs are laid on flowers (possibly bluebell). Larva forms a flat pear shaped portable case from dead leaves from which it will feed. Pupa formed inside the case.
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Photo by PRW, 10th June 2007, Commins Coch
Photo by MW, 11th May 2011, Cors Dyfi.
Pic shows a male.
Photo by MDH, 6th June 2012, Llanfyllin