Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

04844 Epinotia solandriana, (Linnaeus, 1758)

BF1156 (ABH49.233)


General Information

This moth is quite variable and has many different forms. A distinctive dorsal blotch is often present, which can be darker or lighter than the ground colour.

Wingspan: 16-21 mm.
Foodplant(s): birches (Betula spp.), Hazel (Corylus avellana), sallows (Salix spp.)
Flying: One generation, June-September
National status:


Woodland and scrubby habitats.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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