Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04849 Epinotia signatana, (Douglas, 1845)

BF1144 (ABH49.237)


General Information

This species has a rather nondescript general appearance with a comparatively prominent black discal streak.

Wingspan: 14-16mm
Foodplant(s): cherries (Prunus spp.), Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), Crab Apple (Malus sylvestris)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status:


Blackthorn thickets, copses, open woodland and hedgerows.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.