Main: (Pterophoridae / Pterophorinae)
45.008 [B&F: 1504] Yarrow Plume (Gillmeria pallidactyla) (Haworth, 1811)

 

Notes: Common in a wide range of habitats, both dry and damp, including waste ground and gardens, throughout the British Isles. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight widely distributed, but not particularly common. Wingspan 23-27 mm. Similar to P. ochrodactyla but hindleg plain below middle spur, and forewing plainer. Larva feeds on stems and leaves of Yarrow and Sneezewort.

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