Ypsolophidae: Ypsolophinae

01488 Ypsolopha horridella, (Treitschke, 1835)

BF0456 (ABH17.006)


General Information

Although rather drab, this species has distinctive raised tufts on the forewing.

Wingspan: 16-21mm
Foodplant(s): Apple (Malus domestica), Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa)
Flying: One generation, July-August
UK Presence: Resident
National status:


Woodland and gardens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.