|1155 ~ Epinotia brunnichana|
Resident. Widespread throughout Britain but more common in the north.
Recorded from a few sites in the north and west of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 18-22mm.
time & Voltinity
Birch, hazel and willow.
Leaf roller. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva forms a transversely rolled leaf and feeds within. Pupates spun up in a cocoon of silk and earth particles.
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Photo by MDH, 30th July 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by PB, 4th Aug 2010, Morben ISAF