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Spectacle - Abrostola tripartita
Hawthron Shield Bug - Acanthosoma haemorrhoidale
Yellow-barred Brindle - Acasis viretata
Water Veneer - Acentria ephemerella
Food plants include Canadian Pondweed. stoneworts, filamentous algae and possibly other water plants.
Found on Alder near the top of the far moor path
Yellow Horned - Achlya flavicornis
Flight season late February to mid April. Over-winters as a pupa in a thin cocoon in leaf litter. Food plants Silver and Downy Birch.
Food plants include Goat Willow, occaisionally birches; in folded leaves or between two leaves
Adult hibernates. Food plants include Sallows which we have at Foxglove, but no White Poplar or Bog-myrtle!
Easily disturbed by day, flies at dusk and comes to light.
Rhomboid Tortrix - Acleris rhombana
Garden Rose Tortrix - Acleris variegana
Alder Moth - Acronicta alni
Miller - Acronicta leporina
Poplar Grey - Acronicta megacephala
Dark/Grey Dagger - Acronicta psi/tridens
Althought the caterpillars can be identified the adult moths are much more difficult, hence Dark/Grey Dagger