Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04853 Epinotia immundana, (Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1839)

BF1136 (ABH49.240)


General Information

This is a quite variable species. Often the creamy-white patch on the dorsum is obscured. It is similar to E.tetraquetrana but generally smaller and with with a darker colouration.

Wingspan: 12-14 mm.
Foodplant(s): Alder (Alnus glutinosa), birches (Betula spp.)
Flying: Two generations, April-June and August-September
National status:


Woodland, heathland and river banks.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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