Oecophoridae: Oecophorinae

02287 Borkhausenia fuscescens, (Haworth, 1828)

BF0644 (ABH28.012)


General Information

The larvae feed on dead leaves living in a silken tube.

Wingspan: 7-12mm
Foodplant(s): dry plant matter
Flying: One generation, July-August
National status:


Woodland, hedgerows and farmland often in old barns, outhouses etc.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.