|63.031 ~ 1395 ~ Udea ferrugalis ~ Rusty-dot Pearl|
Migrant. Numbers and distribution can vary greatly from year to year.
Scattered records from across the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 20-24mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Gardens, waste ground and sea coasts.
Various herbaceous plants.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva first lives in a turned down leaf margin and later amongst spun leaves. Pupates in a cocoon made from a partially cut section of leaf, folded and lined with silk.
Photo by PRW, 28th July 2006, Commins Coch
Photo by PB, 14th Oct 2011, Morben ISAF
Photo by MDH, 7th Oct 2011, Llanfyllin