|1236 ~ Pammene fasciana|
Resident. Widely distributed and generally common throughout the British Isles, more uncommon in the north.
Found at a few sites scattered across the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 13-17mm.
time & Voltinity
Woodland and parkland.
Oak and sweet chestnut.
Nut feeder. Eggs laid along the leaf veins. Larva lives in the nut eating out the kernel. Pupates in a tough silken cocoon in rotten wood, under moss or bark on a tree.
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Photo by MDH, 2nd July 2009, Llanfyllin