|49.323 ~ 1283 ~ Dichrorampha montanana|
Resident. A northern species found from Staffordshire to the north of Scotland where it is very common and throughout Wales.
Recorded from a single site in the west of the county at Commins Coch.
Wingspan : M & F, 11-14mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Wasteland and uncultivated land.
Yarrow and tansy.
Root feeder. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva lives and feeds in the roots and rootstock. Pupates in an earthen cocoon.
Photo by PRW, 12th June 2008, Commins Coch