|1089 ~ Apotomis semifasciana|
Resident. A scarce species widely distributed throughout Britain except the north of Scotland.
Recorded only from the area of the Cors Dyfi Nature reserve (in the extreme west of the county) in 2009 and 2010.
Wingspan : M & F, 15-20mm.
A. lineana and A. semifasciana.
time & Voltinity
Woodland, wet and damp places.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva first feeds on catkins and later in spun leaves. Pupates in white silken cocoon spun up in the foodplant leaves.
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Photo by PB, 20th July 2010, Morben Isaf