|0671 ~ Depressaria ultimella|
Resident. Fairly common and widespread in England as far north as Lancashire and some southern counties of Wales.
Infrequently recorded in the county but widely distributed.
Wingspan : M & F, 16-21mm.
time & Voltinity
Wet, boggy and marshy places.
Fool's water-cress and fine-leaved water-dropwort.
Eggs, oviposition site undescribed. Larva starts life feeding in an umbel, then feeds internally in stems, even below the water level. Pupates in a loose silken cocoon in a lower stem.
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Photo by SOS, 10th Feb 2013, Guilsfield