|2360x ~ Ear Moth agg. ~ Amphipoea sp.|
Collectively all Ear Moth species are still fairly uncommon, although they do seem to be slightly more common in the lower lying parts of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 29-36mm.
Mainly wet, marshy and boggy places, slightly dryer areas for the Ear Moth.
All overwinter as an egg. Larva April-July. All pupate on the leaf litter or just under the soil.
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Photo by MDH, 1st Aug 2011, Llanfyllin