|0449 ~ Prays fraxinella ~ Ash Bud Moth|
Resident. Widespread throughout the British Isles, except the very north of Scotland.
Recorded from scattered sites throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 14-17mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Leaf miner/bark miner. Eggs laid on a twig. Larva first mines the leaf, then mines the bark of a twig. Pupates in a cocoon, attached to the twig.
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Photo by MDH, 26th June 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by MDH, 27th June 2009, Llanfyllin