Tortricidae: Tortricinae

04268 Agapeta hamana, (Linnaeus, 1758)

BF0937 (ABH49.109)


General Information

A distinctive but quite variable yellow species.

Wingspan: 15-24 mm.
Foodplant(s): thistles (Carduus spp.)
Flying: Two overlapping generations, June-August
National status:


Grassland, fens, open woodland, heathland, waste places and gardens.

Regional Information

Recorded in 1 (0.1%) of the 1900 10km squares of Bulgaria.

Last recorded in July 2012

Recorded date range (Adult): 14 July to 14 July

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