|1041 ~ Acleris sparsana|
Resident. Widespread and generally common throughout the British Isles.
This species has only been recorded from the north and the west of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 18-22mm.
time & Voltinity
Woodland, parks and gardens.
Beech and sycamore.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva first forms a slight web beneath a leaf and later spins two leaves together and feeds within. Pupates spun up in debris or in larval habitation.
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Photo by MDH, 16th Aug 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by PRW, 10th Sept 2010, Commins Coch