Pyralidae: Phycitinae

05668 Cryptoblabes bistriga, (Haworth, 1811)

BF1433 (ABH62.007)


General Information

This species has a distinctive broad reddish area in the middle of the forewing.

Wingspan: 18-20 mm.
Foodplant(s): oaks (Quercus spp.), broadleaved trees, Alder (Alnus glutinosa)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status:


Oak woodland, heathland, grassland and fens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.