Tortricidae: Tortricinae

04471 Light Grey Tortrix Cnephasia incertana, (Treitschke, 1835)

BF1024 (ABH49.049)


General Information

This is one of the smallest of the very similar Cnephasia species.

Wingspan: 14-18mm.
Foodplant(s): herbaceous plants, plantains (Plantago spp.), Common Sorrel (Rumex acetosa)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status:


Woodland edges, roadside verges and hedgerows.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

Similar Species
Grey Tortrix Cnephasia stephensiana
Flax Tortrix Cnephasia asseclana