|0449d ~ Prays ruficeps|
Resident. Insufficient information.
First recorded in 2014 at Roundton Hill Nature Reserve in the east of the county. Only the 2nd record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F 14-17mm.
The dark form of Prays fraxinella.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Leaf /bark miner. Eggs laid on twig. Larva first mines leaf, then bark or a twig. Pupates in a cocoon, attached to the twig.
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Photo by DB, 24th June 2014, Roundton
Confirmed by Gen. Det.