|2159 ~ Dog's Tooth ~ Lacanobia suasa|
Resident. Local S,C.
A rare species with just a few records coming from the far west of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 32-42mm.
Dusky Brocade, Pale-shouldered Brocade and the Stranger.
Fens, marshes, riverbanks and other wet places, but also occurs in drier farmland and some urban areas.
A wide range of herbaceous plants.
Overwinters as a pupa underground. Larva late June-July and late August-September, feeds at night.
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Photo by DB, 7th Aug 2017, Cors Dyfi
Photo by MMG, 2nd June 2018, Cors Dyfi