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2422s1 ~ Green Silver-lines ~ Pseudoips prasinana
UK Status

Resident. Common

Montgomeryshire Status

A fairly common species found throughout the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 32-40mm.

Confusion species


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)


Mostly woodland.


Broadleaf trees.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as a pupa in a tough cocoon on the underside of a leaf or on the bark. Larva July-September.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 5th May 2011, Llanfyllin
Photo by PRW, 6th May 2007, Commins Coch