Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04713 Hedya salicella, (Linnaeus, 1758)

BF1086 (ABH49.155)


General Information

This moth is large and distinctive, showing large areas of white.

Wingspan: 19-24 mm.
Foodplant(s): sallows (Salix spp.), poplars (Populus spp.)
Flying: One generation, June-September
National status:


Marshy places, banks of streams, open woodland, parks and gardens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.