Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04671 Endothenia nigricostana, (Haworth, 1811)

BF1102 (ABH49.191)


General Information

Distinctive yellow-ochreous dorsal blotch on the forewing variable and may be very pale. Shady places in open woodland, margins of woods, hedges and banks. Rests amongst wood woundwort during the day.

Wingspan: 11-14mm, female 12-15mm.
Foodplant(s): Marsh Woundwort (Stachys palustris)
Flying: One generation, June
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.