Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

05068 Ancylis unculana, (Haworth, 1811)

BF1125 (ABH49.210)


General Information

Similar to next species A. badiana. More characteristic chestnut-brown forewing markings. Chalk downs and scrubland where buckthorn grows, and damp wooded areas and hedgerows where alder buckthorn occurs.

Wingspan: 12-16 mm.
Foodplant(s): Purging Buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartica), Alder Buckthorn (Frangula alnus)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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