|49.244 ~ 1132 ~ Epinotia subocellana|
Resident. Fairly common and widely distributed throughout the British Isles.
Discovered in the east of the county at Middletown in 2011 and since than at two further sites in the south of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 10-14mm.
A fairly distinctive species.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Woodland, and wet or boggy places.
Various sallow species.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva lives and feeds within flatly spun leaves. Pupa yellowish-brown spun up in leaf litter.
Photo by DB, 6th May 2011, Middletown