|70.121 ~ 1789 ~ Scallop Shell ~ Hydria undulata|
Resident. Local S,C,(N).
Resident. A local and fairly uncommon species, with scattered records from much of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 32-40mm.
Damp woodland, willow scrub and carr.
Sallows, aspen and bilberry.
Overwinters as a pupa in a loose cocoon in the soil. Larva August-September.
Photo by MDH, 2nd July 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by PRW, 29th June 2010, Commins Coch
Photo by MW, 13th Sept 2013, Cors Dyfi