Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04793 Lobesia abscisana, (Doubleday, [1849])

BF1108 (ABH49.183)


General Information

This species can be distinguished from similar species by its brown or dark brown general colouration and the relatively well-defined basal patch and median fascia.

Wingspan: 10-13 mm.
Foodplant(s): Creeping Thistle (Cirsium arvense)
Flying: Two generations, May and July-August
National status:


Fields, rough meadows, waysides and waste places.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.