|2043 ~ Orange Footman ~ Eilema sororcula|
Resident. Local. S.
A local species first recorded in 2012 at Cors Dyfi in the west of the county. This was only the fourth record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F, 27-30mm.
Dingy Footman and Buff Footman.
Oak and beech woodland and blackthorn scrub.
Overwinters as a pupa, in a flimsy cocoon among foodplant. Larva late June-Sept.
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Photo by MW, 29th May 2012, Cors Dyfi
Photo by GO, 25th May 2017, Llanymynech