|1111a ~ Bactra lacteana|
Resident. Status in British Isles still to be determined.
Recorded at the Cors Dyfi Nature reserve in the extreme west of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 11-20mm.
B. furfurana, B. lancealana and B. robustana.
time & Voltinity
Bogs and marshes even at higher elevations.
Believed to feed on sedge and rush spp.
Life stage data presumed to be similar to Bactra lancealana.
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Photo by PRW, 11th Aug 2012, Cors Dyfi