Pyralidae: Scopariinae

06172 Scoparia pyralella, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

BF1333 (ABH63.066)


General Information

This is a quite distinctive Scoparia species although it is variable.

Wingspan: 17-22 mm.
Foodplant(s): decaying plant matter
Flying: One generation, June-July
UK Presence: Resident
National status:


Grassland, heathland, woodland, scrub and fens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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