|49.254 ~ 1133 ~ Epinotia bilunana|
Resident. Widespread and generally common throughout the British Isles as far north as Perthshire.
Recorded from three sites in the extreme north of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 13-17mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Woodland, parks and commons.
Catkin feeder. Eggs, oviposition site not documented. Larva feeds inside a catkin. Pupates in whitish silken cocoon in larval habitation or spun up in leaf litter on the ground.
Photo by MDH, 25th June 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by SOS, Montgomeryshire