|1205a ~ Spilonota laricana|
Resident. A local, but relatively common species found in the southern half of Britain.
First recorded in 2015 at Hafren Forest in the south of the county.
Wingspan : M & F 12-17mm.
time & Voltinity
Larch and sitka spruce.
Leaf miner. Eggs lain on foodplant. Larva first mines leaves, later creates a spinning. Pupates in larval habitation.
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|Photo by DB, 12th Aug 2015, Hafren Forest|