|1169 ~ Gypsonoma dealbana|
Resident. Widespread throughout Britain as far north as Dunbartonshire. More common in southern England.
Found at a few scattered site throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 11-14mm.
time & Voltinity
Many broadleaf trees.
Spinning. Eggs laid on twigs of foodplant. Larva first feeds on shoots and buds, later it spins leaves together and feeds within. Pupates in larval habitation or in a silken cocoon on the soil.
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Photo by MDH, 2nd July 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by MDH, 4th July 2011, Llanfyllin