|1159 ~ Rhopobota naevana|
Resident. Widely distributed and generally common throughout the British Isles as far north as Sutherland.
Several records from across the county, especially in the west.
Wingspan : M & F, 12-16mm.
time & Voltinity
Many broadleaf trees.
Spinning. Eggs laid on twigs of foodplant. Larva spins young leaves on shoots tightly together and feeds within. Pupates spun up in larval habitation or spun up in litter on ground.
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Photo by MDH, 12th July 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by PRW, 20th July 2007, Commins Coch