|49.24 ~ 1136 ~ Epinotia immundana|
Resident. Locally common throughout the British Isles.
Fairly common and found at several scattered sites throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 12-14mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Woodland, heathland and wet places.
Alder and birch.
Catkin feeder/leaf roller. Eggs, oviposition site unknown. Larva, first generation feed inside catkins and buds, the second generation roll leaves and feed within. Pupates in a silken cocoon amongst the litter.
Photo by PRW, 30th Apr 2009, Commins Coch
Photo by MDH, 22nd Apr 2011, Llanfyllin
Photo by DB, 15th July 2011, Middletown