Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04778 Piniphila bifasciana, (Haworth, 1811)

BF1079 (ABH49.180)


General Information

This moth has a well-defined, broad, almost parallel-sided median fascia which, together with the pale ochreous general colouration (often tinged with pinkish) are characteristic.

Wingspan: 12-16 mm.
Foodplant(s): Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris)
Flying: One generation, June-July
UK Presence: Resident
National status:


Coniferous woodland.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.