Pyralidae: Crambinae

06266 Agriphila selasella, (Hübner, [1813])

BF1303 (ABH63.092)


General Information

This species has a characteristic whitish longitudinal streak which splits into two fingers, with dark edging to one side.

Wingspan: c.26 mm.
Foodplant(s): Common Saltmarsh-grass (Puccinellia maritima), grasses
Flying: One generation, July-August
UK Presence: Resident
National status:


Grassland, marshes and fens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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