Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04838 Epinotia sordidana, (Hübner, [1824])

BF1153 (ABH49.228)


General Information

This species is similar to the obscurely marked forms of E. caprana but can be distinguished by its darker hindwing.

Wingspan: 18-23mm
Foodplant(s): Alder (Alnus glutinosa)
Flying: One generation, August-October
National status:


Fens, bogs, margins of lakes and banks of streams and canals.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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