Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

05167 Pammene aurana, (Fabricius, 1775)

BF1272 (ABH49.379)


General Information

This species is very distinctive, with yellow markings on a chocolate-brown forewing.


Moths can be found in the afternoons on the flowers of Hogweed.

Flies during the day

Wingspan: 9-13 mm.
Foodplant(s): Common Hogweed (Heracleum sphondylium)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status:


Waysides, gardens, open woodland and hillsides.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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