|1462 ~ Delplanqueia dilutella|
Resident. A fairly common and widespread mainly coastal species, found around the coasts of British Isles.
First recorded in 2013 at Commins Coch in the west of the county.
Wingspan : M & F 19-22mm.
time & Voltinity
Coastal and calcareous soils.
Spinning. Eggs laid on a foodplant. Larva feed in a silken web which extends up the plant. Pupates in s cocoon, either within the feeding site or in the soil.
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Photo by PRW, 17th July 2013, Commins Coch
Photo by DB, 18th July 2013, Middletown