|0735 ~ Monochroa tenebrella|
Resident. Locally common throughout the British Isles.
First recorded in 2013 at Roundton Hill in the east of the county.
Wingspan : M & F 10-12mm.
time & Voltinity
Scrubland, heathland and poor grassland.
Root feeder. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds on the roots and rootstock. Pupates in the larval feeding place.
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Photo by MDH, 25th July 2013, Llanfyllin