|49.043 ~ 1026 ~ Exapate congelatella|
Resident. Locally widespread throughout much of the British Isles. One of the latest species to emerge in the year.
Fairly common, found at scattered sites throughout the county.
Wingspan : M. 20-23mm. F. 10-11mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Various trees and shrubs.
Spinning. Eggs laid on stems and twigs. Larva hatches in the spring and feeds in spun shoots. Pupates in a cocoon, in debris on the ground.
Photo by PRW, 20th Oct 2007, Commins Coch