|0455 ~ Ypsolopha scabrella|
Resident. Widely distributed and locally common as far north as Cumbria.
Locally common in the north-east of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 15-21mm.
time & Voltinity
Woodland and gardens.
Hawthorn and apple.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds from a slight spinning. Pupates in a whitish cocoon in the leaf litter on the ground.
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Photo by MDH, 16th Aug 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by MDH, 11th Aug 2011, Llanfyllin