|0652 ~ Alabonia geoffrella|
Resident. A local, but fairly common species found in the southern half of Britain.
A very striking species found infrequently on the eastern side of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 18-21mm.
time & Voltinity
Woodland, hedgerows and mature plantations.
Eggs laid on food source. Larva feeds under the bark of rotting wood. Pupates in yellowish-white cocoon in its feeding place.
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Photo by MDH, 9th June 2010, Llanfyllin
Photo by MDH, 31st May 2020, Llanfyllin