Tortricidae: Tortricinae

04321 Aethes francillana, (Fabricius, 1794)

BF0950 (ABH49.124)


General Information

This species can be distinguished from A. beatricella by its narrower and more oblique markings on the forewing.

Wingspan: 13-18 mm.
Foodplant(s): Wild Carrot (Daucus carota)
Flying: One generation, June-early September
National status:


Coastal rough grassland, quarries and hillsides on chalk downs.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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