|1156 ~ Epinotia solandriana|
Resident. Widespread and locally common throughout the British Isles.
Wingspan : M & F, 16-21mm.
time & Voltinity
Open woodland, scrub and thickets.
Birch, hazel and willow.
Leaf roller. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva rolls leaf around the midrib and feeds within. Pupates spun up in a cocoon of silk and earth particles.
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Photo by DB, 5th Sept 2014, Lake Vyrnwy
Pic shows form parmatana