|0993 ~ Clepsis spectrana ~ Cyclamen tortrix|
Resident. Widespread in England and Wales.
An uncommon species, first recorded in 2007 at Commins Coch. Just three records for the county.
Wingspan : M. 15-22mm. F. 17-24mm.
time & Voltinity
Marshes, bogs, damp woods and especially fens near the coast.
Many herbaceous plants.
Spinning. Eggs laid in small batches on foodplant. Larva feeds in spun leaves and flowers. Pupates in a white silken cocoon in larval habitation.
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Photo by PRW, 1st June 2007, Commins Coch