|1143 ~ Epinotia fraternana|
Resident. Found throughout the British Isles as far north as Sutherland but very local and uncommon.
Just a single old record coming from the west of the county at Ceinws in 1980.
Wingspan : M & F, 10-13mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever foodplant is found.
Leaf miner/spinning. Eggs laid singly on leaves. Larva first mines leaves, then constructs a neat spinning around leaves, but continues to mine the leaves within. Pupates spun up in a silken cocoon in leaf litter.
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