|2262 ~ Brick ~ Agrochola circellaris|
A fairly common but, occasionally a less common or absent species, although it has been recorded through much of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 34-44mm.
Yellow-line Quaker, Dusky-lemon Sallow and Pale-lemon Sallow.
Broadleaf woodland, but also found in scrub, parkland and gardens.
Wych elm, aspen, poplars, sallows and ash.
Overwinters as an egg which is laid beside the dormant buds of the foodplant. Larva April-June. Pupates in a underground cocoon.
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Photo by MDH, 21st Sept 2008, Llanfyllin
Photo by PB, 2nd Oct 2011, Morben Isaf
Pic shows dark form