Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

05042 Pine Leaf-mining Moth Clavigesta purdeyi, (Durrant, 1911)

BF1207 (ABH49.304)


General Information

The larvae mine pine needles.

Wingspan: 10-12 mm.
Foodplant(s): pines (Pinus spp.)
Flying: One generation, July-August
National status:


Coniferous woodland, heathland and gardens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

Similar Species
Pine Bud Moth Pseudococcyx turionella