|1154 ~ Epinotia caprana|
Resident. Widespread and fairly common throughout the British Isles.
Recorded from two sites in the west of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 16-21mm.
time & Voltinity
Fens, marshes and wet moorland.
Sallow and bog myrtle.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds in spun terminal leaves. Pupates spun up in leaf litter on ground or in an earthen cocoon.
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Photo by PRW, 11th July 2010, Commins Coch
Photo by PRW, 2nd Aug 2014, Cors Dyfi