|1398 ~ Nomophila noctuella ~ Rush Veneer|
Migrant. Number and distribution can vary greatly from year to year.
Scattered records from across the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 25-34mm.
time & Voltinity
Clover, knotgrass and grasses.
Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva extremely active, able to run both forwards and backwards if alarmed. Pupates in a tough cocoon amongst the grass or a stone.
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Photo by PRW, 10th Aug 2006, Commins Coch
Photo by JBK, 4th Oct 2006, Moel y Garth