Yponomeutidae: Argyresthiinae

01469 Argyresthia semitestacella, (Curtis, 1833)

BF0423 (ABH20.024)


General Information

The adults of this species can by found flying around beech trees in warm weather.


It can be distinguished from similar species by its larger size and its later flight season.

Flies during the day

Wingspan: 11-14mm
Foodplant(s): Beech (Fagus sylvatica)
Flying: One generation, August-September
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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