|1272 ~ Pammene aurana|
Resident. Widespread throughout the British Isles as far north as Ross and Cromarty, not always a common species although the foodplant is plentiful.
Recorded from just two sites in the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 9-13mm.
time & Voltinity
Gardens, open woodland and hillsides.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva spins two or more seeds together and feeds within. Pupates in silken cocoon in the soil.
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Photo by DB, 25th June 2012, Middletown