140648 Dotted Clay Xestia baja Length 20mm. A variable moth that rests with its wings held flat, one forewings partly overlapping the other. Adult has forewings that can range from buffish-brown to reddish-brown; there are two black spots near the tip of forewing’s leading edge. Flies July-August. Larva feeds on Bramble and a range of other deciduous plants. Widespread and common.