Ypsolophidae: Ypsolophinae

01492 Ypsolopha sylvella, (Linnaeus, 1767)

BF0459 (ABH17.009)


General Information

This species is easily confused with Y. alpella but is generally darker and more strongly marked.

Both sexes come to light.

Wingspan: 17-19mm
Foodplant(s): oaks (Quercus spp.)
Flying: One generation, July-October
UK Presence: Resident
National status:


Oak woodland.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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