|1055 ~ Acleris hyemana|
Resident. Locally common throughout the British Isles.
Wingspan : M & F, 12-19mm.
time & Voltinity
Heathland and moorland.
Heather and heath.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva lives in a slight web at the shoot tips and feeds within. Pupates in a earthen cocoon spun up in moss or in a cocoon in larval habitation.
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Photo by PRW, 29th Nov 2013, Commins Coch
Photo by DB, 11th April 2014, Lake Glaslyn