|1724 ~ Red Twin-spot Carpet ~ Xanthorhoe spadicearia|
Fairly common found throughout, but seems to favour the western half of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 24-27mm.
Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet.
Overwinters as a small larva. Larva July and September. Pupates in a cocoon in the debris.
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Photo by DB, 20th May 2012, Middletown