|45.01 ~ 1497 ~ Amblyptilia acanthadactyla|
Resident. Widely distributed over much of the British Isles.
Recorded from several sites in the northern half of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 17-23mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Wherever foodplant is found.
A wide range of herbaceous plants.
Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feed on the flowers and young leaves. Pupates on the host plant.
Photo by PRW, 27th Aug 2006, Commins Coch
Photo by PB, 6th Apr 2011, Morben Isaf
Photo by PRW, 18th Sept 2011, Commins Coch