|0642 ~ Crassa unitella|
Resident. A common species spreading north, found throughout England and south Wales.
First recorded in 2012 at Middletown in the east of the county. This was only the second record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F 13-17mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds on fungus, on and under dead bark. Pupates in larval habitation in a fragile silken cocoon.
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Photo by DB, 18th July 2012, Middletown