Tortricidae: Tortricinae

04412 Acleris rufana, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

BF1057 (ABH49.089)


General Information

This is a variable species with many forms, the most common of which, f. ochreana, has a unicolourous buff-coloured forewing.

Wingspan: c. 19 mm.
Foodplant(s): Bog-myrtle (Myrica gale)
Flying: One generation, August-October and spring (hibernates)
National status:


Moors and damp woodland.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.