Pyralidae: Phycitinae

06087 Phycitodes binaevella, (Hübner, [1813])

BF1483 (ABH62.058)


General Information

This is the largest and easiest of the three UK Phycitodes to identify.

Wingspan: 22-27 mm.
Foodplant(s): Spear Thistle (Cirsium vulgare)
Flying: One generation, July-August
National status:


Heathland, fens, marshes and gardens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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