|1009 ~ Philedonides lunana|
Resident. Locally common on heaths and moors from Cheshire northwards and a few records from north Wales.
First recorded in 2011 in the Berwyns, north of the county, probably quite scarce.
Wingspan : M & F, 12-16mm.
time & Voltinity
Open country, heaths and moorland.
Heather, myrtle and other herbaceous plants.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds in spun or folded leaves. Pupates in spun leaves or on the ground..
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Photo by DB, 11th April 2014, Lake Glaslyn