Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04832 Spilonota laricana, (Heinemann, 1863)

BF1205a (ABH49.225)


General Information

This species was previously thought to be a rather dark but distinctive form of S. ocellana with comparatively narrow forewings, a nearly pure white ground colour with blackish grey markings and larvae which feed on larch.

Wingspan: 11-17mm
Foodplant(s): larches (Larix spp.), Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis)
Flying: Two overlapping generations, June-August
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.