|0388 ~ Prochoreutis myllerana|
Resident. Widespread and Locally common.
First recorded in the west of the county at Commins Coch in 2011.
Wingspan : M & F, 10-14mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Skullcap and Lesser skullcap.
Leaf miner/spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva first makes a small mine in the lowest leaf, later making a spinning in a shoot or between two leaves. Pupates in a spindle-shaped cocoon, spun in the fold of a leaf.
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Photo by PRW, 10th Aug 2011, Commins Coch