02879 Mompha locupletella, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

BF0882 (ABH40.013)


General Information

The adults are distinctive with bright orange/silvery grey forewings.

The larvae mine the leaves of various species of willowherb.

Wingspan: 9-12mm
Foodplant(s): willowherbs (Epilobium spp.)
Flying: Two generations, May-July and August-September


Damp situations.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.