|32.032 ~ 0713 ~ Agonopterix angelicella|
Resident. A locally common species found throughout Britain as far north as Aberdeenshire.
Recorded from two widely separated sites.
Wingspan : M & F,15-19mm.
A. assimilella and A. astrantiae.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Damp and wet places.
Wild angelica, hogweed and milk parsley.
Eggs, oviposition site unknown. Larva feeds, sometimes gregariously, in bunched leaves and shoots. Pupates in detritus or the soil.
Photo by DB, July 2010, Middletown
Photo by DB, 22nd July 2012, Middletown