01670 Semioscopis steinkellneriana, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

BF0667 (ABH32.002)


General Information

The males fly between dawn and sunrise around blackthorn thickets, woods and hedgerows. The females fly only at night.


This moth generally has a darker ground colour than S. avellanella.

Wingspan: 18-23mm
Foodplant(s): Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), hawthorns (Crataegus spp.)
Flying: One generation, April-May

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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