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2272 ~ Barred Sallow ~ Tiliacea aurago
UK Status

Resident. Common S,C,(N).

Montgomeryshire Status

Mostly recorded from the eastern side of the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 30-38mm.

Confusion species


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)


Broadleaf woodland, downland, scrub, hedgerows, and some gardens.


Field maple and beech.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as an egg laid on the twigs of the foodplant. Larva April-early June, which feed mainly at night.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 19th Sept 2009, Llanfyllin

Photo by MDH, 17th Sept 2009, Llanfyllin
Pic shows orange form

Photo by PRW, 20th Sept 2014, Commins Coch