|49.245 ~ 1137 ~ Epinotia tetraquetrana|
Resident. Widely distributed and generally common throughout the British Isles.
Wingspan : M & F, 12-16mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Wherever foodplant is found.
Alder and birch.
Twig miner. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva first mines a twig, then moves to shelter formed from a turned down leaf edge. Pupates in a silken cocoon amongst the leaf litter.
Photo by DB, 24th June 2014, Lake Vyrnwy