|0223 ~ Nemaxera betulinella|
Resident. Found very locally in England as far north as Westmorland.
First found at Llanfyllin in the north of the county in 2009, since when there has been a further record from the south.
Wingspan : M & F, 12-19mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Various fungi and occasionally rotten wood.
Eggs are laid on larval food. Larva feeds on bracket fungi found on birch.
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Photo by MDH, 16th Aug 2009, Llanfyllin