|1517 ~ Adaina microdactyla|
Resident. Relatively common in the south of England, becoming less so further north into southern Scotland; scarce in Ireland
First recorded in 2016 at Derwenlas in the far west of the county - just the 3rd record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F 12-20mm.
A fairly distinctive species.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Gall feeder. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds within the stem and forming a gall. Pupates in the gall.
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Photo by AT, 16th June 2016, Derwenlas