Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04839 Epinotia caprana, (Fabricius, 1798)

BF1154 (ABH49.229)


General Information

Several forms of this species showing considerable individual variation. Fens, marshes, wet moorland and mosses, hiding deep in the vegetation during the day and not easily disturbed.

Wingspan: 16-22mm
Foodplant(s): willows (Salix spp.), Bog-myrtle (Myrica gale)
Flying: One generation, July-August
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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