|1104 ~ Endothenia quadrimaculana|
Resident. Widespread and fairly common throughout much of the British Isles, more local in northern England and Scotland.
First recorded in 2014 at Middletown in the east of the county. Prior to that, not recorded in north Wales since 2006.
Wingspan : M & F 12-15mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Marsh woundwort and spear mint.
Root feeder. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds on the roots lining the galleries with silk. Pupates 'spun up' in the soil.
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Photo by DB, 29th July 2014, Middletown
Confirmed by Gen. Det.