Pyralidae: Pyraustinae

06658 Small Magpie Anania hortulata (=Eurrhypara), (Linnaeus, 1758)

BF1376 (ABH63.025)


General Information

The markings on this species can vary from dark grey to almost black.

Wingspan: 24-28 mm.
Foodplant(s): nettles (Urtica spp.), woundworts (Stachys spp.), Black Horehound (Ballota nigra), bindweeds (Convolvulus spp.)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.