Scythrididae

02169 Scythris limbella, (Fabricius, 1775)

BF0918 (ABH43.007)

Melnik, SW Bulgaria. 5th Aug. 2017. Light trap.
Melnik, SW Bulgaria. 5th Aug. 2017. Light trap.
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies
Melnik, SW Bulgaria. 5th Aug. 2017. Light trap.
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies
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Melnik, SW Bulgaria. 5th Aug. 2017. Light trap.
Melnik, SW Bulgaria. 5th Aug. 2017. Light trap.
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies
Melnik, SW Bulgaria. 5th Aug. 2017. Light trap.
Melnik, SW Bulgaria. 5th Aug. 2017. Light trap.
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies

General Information
Wingspan: 13-17mm
Foodplant(s): goosefoots (Chenopodium spp.), oraches (Atriplex spp.)
Flying: Two overlapping generations, June-September
National status:

Habitat

Dry pastures, fields devoted to root crops and waste ground.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.