Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04882 Larch Tortrix Zeiraphera griseana, (Hübner, [1799])

BF1166 (ABH49.257)


General Information

This species is also known as the larch bud moth or grey larch tortrix.

Wingspan: c.16-22 mm.
Foodplant(s): Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis), larches (Larix spp.), pines (Pinus spp.), Silver Fir (Abies alba)
Flying: One generation, July
National status:


Larch plantations and pine woods and sometimes larches and conifers grown ornamentally in parks and gardens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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