Polystichum - Brandon Hill

Polystichum - Brandon Hill

Observation - Polystichum - Brandon Hill. Description: Fern growing in stone wall. A small caterpillar of a micro-moth in genus Psychoides was found feeding on the spores, see: http://ispot.org.uk/node/108838 Would be great if the fern ID can be confirmed as this appears to be a new foodplant for this genu

Fern growing in stone wall. A small caterpillar of a micro-moth in genus Psychoides was found feeding on the spores, see: http://ispot.org.uk/node/108838

Would be great if the fern ID can be confirmed as this appears to be a new foodplant for this genus of moths (which has been recorded on Soft Shield-fern).