Pyralidae: Crambinae

06376 Platytes cerussella, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

BF1326 (ABH63.111)


General Information

Males darker and usually slightly larger than the females. Widespread in the Brecks, less so elsewhere but still fairly common and scattered.

Wingspan: c. 10-15 mm.
Foodplant(s): grasses, sedges (Carex spp.)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.