|63.088 ~ 1302 ~ Crambus perlella|
Resident. Widespread and very common throughout the British Isles, can be abundant.
Fairly common and well distributed throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 22-29mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Grass moth. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva lives in a tubular silken gallery feeding on the grass stems and bases. Pupates in a cocoon on or just under the soil.
Photo by PB, 12th July 2010, Morben ISAF
Pic shows f. warringtonellus
Photo by PRW, 2nd July 2011, Llanymynech Rocks