|1279 ~ Dichrorampha acuminatana|
Resident. Widespread and locally common throughout the British Isles.
Recorded from a single site in the west of the county at Commins Coch.
Wingspan : M & F, 10-15mm.
time & Voltinity
Dry grassy places.
Oxeye daisy and tansy.
Root feeder. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva lives and feeds in the roots and rootstock. Pupates in a cocoon attached to the roots constructed of root material and soil.
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Photo by PRW, 19th June 2007, Commins Coch