|49.345 ~ 1219 ~ Lathronympha strigana|
Resident. Locally common in the south of Britain more scarce further north.
Recorded from scattered sites across the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 12-17mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Woodland and grassy places.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva spins terminal leaves and shoots tightly together and feeds within, it also occasionally feeds on flowers and seed capsules. Pupates in a whitish silken cocoon in the soil.
Photo by PRW, 15th Aug 2006, Commins Coch
Photo by MDH, 23rd June 2010, Llanfyllin