Pterophoridae: Pterophorinae

05378 Gillmeria ochrodactyla (=Platyptilia), ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

BF1503 (ABH45.009)


General Information

Although similar to P. pallidactyla, it often has a more distinctly marked forewing, and a banded brown and white hindleg.

Wingspan: 24-28mm
Foodplant(s): Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Flying: Two overlapping generations, June-August
National status:


Hedgerows and grassland.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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