|49.035 ~ 0991 ~ Clepsis senecionana|
Resident. Widespread but local throughout the British Isles.
Recorded from four sites in the north of the county, with good good numbers coming from Llanymynech Rocks.
Wingspan : M & F, 17-24mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Wherever foodplant is found; also on limestone grassland.
Bilberry & bog myrtle. Where occurs on limestone grassland another foodplant must be used (Goldenrod a possibility).
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds in spun leaves. Pupates in a folded leaf edge.
Photo by DB, 15th April 2014, Llanymynech