|1367 ~ Pyrausta cingulata|
Resident. Local throughout Britain as far north as Perthshire in Scotland.
Only recorded from the Llanymynech area in the north-east of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 14-17mm.
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Recorded from sandy areas or places with chalk or limestone.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva forms a silken web near the base of the plant and feeds within. Pupates in a rather large, papery, greyish-brown cocoon.
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Photo by TS, 3rd Aug 2011, Llanymynech