Pyralidae: Crambinae

06235 Calamotropha paludella, (Hübner, [1824])

BF1292 (ABH63.079)


General Information

The males of this species are slightly smaller and darker than females. Both sexes have white hindwings.

Wingspan: 22-33 mm.
Foodplant(s): Reedmace (Typha latifolia)
Flying: One generation, July-August
National status:


Marshes, fens and other wet habitats.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.