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1062 ~ Acleris emargana
UK Status

Resident. Widespread and common throughout the British Isles, becoming more scarce further north.

Montgomeryshire Status

Fairly common throughout the county.

Wingspan :   M & F, 16-22mm.

Confusion species


None.
Flight time & Voltinity (Univoltine)

Habitat

Woodland, hedgerows and wet places.

Foodplant

Willow, poplar, silver birch, alder and hazel.

Lifestage data

Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva spins shoots together or turns down a leaf edge, feeding within. Pupates spun up in fallen leaves or in larval habitation.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 31st July 2009, Llanfyllin

Photo by MDH, 31st July 2009, Llanfyllin

Photo by PRW, 8th Sept 2010, Commins Coch

Photo by PRW, 12th Sept 2010, Commins Coch

Photo by PB, 24th July 2011, Morben ISAF