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2037 ~ Rosy Footman ~ Miltochrista miniata
UK Status

Resident. Local S,(C).

Montgomeryshire Status

A locally common species mainly found in the far west of the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 25-33mm.

Confusion species


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)


Broadleaved woodland, wooded heathland and hedgerows.


Lichens on trees.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as a larva. Larva August-late May. Pupates in a hairy cocoon.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by PB, 25th July 2009, Cors Dyfi