|0938 ~ Agapeta zoegana|
Resident. Found in most areas in Britain, but more scarce in the north.
Widespread across the county, but never common.
Wingspan : M & F, 15-24mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever foodplant is found.
Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds on the roots. Pupates in silken cocoon spun in the larval habitation.
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Photo by PRW, 22nd July 2006, Commins Coch
Photo by DB, 12th June 2011, Middletown
Pic shows f. ferrugana.