|40.001 ~ 0885 ~ Mompha conturbatella|
Resident. Widespread and fairly common throughout the British Isles as far north as Wester Ross.
Recorded at a single site at LLanfyllin 2008.
Wingspan : M & F, 11-12.5mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Wherever foodplant is found.
Rosebay & broad-leaved willowherb.
Spinning. Eggs laid on the leaf. Larva tightly spins upper leaves together and feeds within. Pupates in a greyish spindle shaped cocoon amongst detritus on the ground.
Photo by MDH, 11th July 2008, Llanfyllin