|1274 ~ Dichrorampha alpinana|
Resident. Widespread and fairly common throughout much of the British Isles.
Recorded from two sites in the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 13-15mm.
time & Voltinity
Hillsides, meadows and gardens.
Root feeder. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva lives and feeds in the roots. Pupates in a cocoon attached to the roots constructed of root material and soil.
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Photo by DB, 17th June 2012, Middletown
Confirmed by Gen. Det. (ANG)