|1070 ~ Stictea mygindiana|
Resident. Fairly common, but restricted to the moors and mountains from Derbyshire northwards and north Wales.
First recorded at the Berwyns in 2011.
Wingspan : M. 17-20mm. F. 15-18mm.
time & Voltinity
Heath, moors and hilly or mountainous places.
Bog myrtle and cow berry.
Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds within a tent of spun leaves. Pupates in a cocoon of silk and frass within a tent.
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Photo by JEG, April 2011, Berwyns