989 Timothy Tortrix Aphelia paleana
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Wingspan 18-22 mm.
Plain moth, usually with a distinct yellowish suffusion around the head and the base of the forewings.
Waste ground and dampish areas, and feeds on a range of herbaceous plants.
The adults, which are on the wing from June to August, can be flushed from low vegetation during the day but are more active at night.
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