|1130 ~ Epinotia pygmaeana|
Resident. Local in England and Wales, very local in Scotland.
First confirmed in the north of the county in 2014 in the Lake Vyrnwy area.
Wingspan : M & F 12-14mm.
time & Voltinity
Spruce and silver fir.
Leaf miner/Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva first mine needles then in spun needles. Pupates in leaf litter or soil.
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Photo by DB, 16th Apr 2014, Lake Vyrnwy