|0705 ~ Agonopterix umbellana|
Resident. Found locally throughout most of mainland Britain, except the far north of Scotland.
Recorded at two sites in the west of the county, Commins Coch and Berwyn.
Wingspan : M & F,19-24mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Gorse and hairy greenweed.
Spinning. Eggs laid on a soft new shoot. Larva feeds amongst spun shoots. Pupates in detritus.
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Photo by PRW, 2nd Sept 2008, Commins Coch