Tineidae: Tineinae

00687 Tinea trinotella, Thunberg, 1794

BF0247 (ABH12.033)


General Information

This species has three dark spots on the forewing (hence its scientific name) and a yellow head tuft.

Both sexes come to light.

Wingspan: 11-17mm
Foodplant(s): birds' nests
Flying: Two generations, April-June and July-September
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.