Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04728 Celypha cespitana, (Hübner, [1817])

BF1067 (ABH49.164)


General Information

This species has a wide range of variation in the forewing markings and their colouration.

Flies during the day

Wingspan: 12-16mm.
Foodplant(s): thymes (Thymus spp.), Common Sea-lavender (Limonium vulgare), Thrift (Armeria maritima), clovers (Trifolium spp.)
Flying: Two generations, June and August
National status:


Coastal areas, grassland and heathland.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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