Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04872 Epinotia rubiginosana, (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)

BF1146 (ABH49.251)


General Information

This species can be seen flying about the tops of trees on warm, sunny afternoons.

Flies during the day

Wingspan: c. 14mm.
Foodplant(s): Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris), Stone Pine (Pinus pinea)
Flying: One generation, May-July
National status:


Clearings and rides in pine plantations and also on isolated trees, especially on heathland.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.