|0158 ~ Antispila metallella|
Resident. Widespread and locally common in the southern half of Britain.
First recorded in 2014 at Llanymynech Hill in the east of the county. A new record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F 8-9mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Leaf miner. Eggs underside of leaf. Larva forms short mine along leaf margin, leading to large blotch. Pupates on, or in soil.
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Photo by ANG, 30th Apr 2014, Llanymynech