|16.007 ~ 0430 ~ Yponomeuta plumbella|
Resident. Found in the southern half of England and Wales, more common in the south.
First recorded in the east of the county at Middletown in 2012. This was only the second record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F 17-19mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Scrub on chalk and limestone.
Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva lives and feeds gregariously in a silken web on the leaves. Pupa is brown, in a spinning, singly amongst the leaves. .
Photo by DB, 28th Aug 2012, Middletown
Photo by DB, 27th July 2016, Middletown
Photo by SOS, 7th August 2016, Guilsfield