Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1068 (ABH49.167) Celypha rivulana, (Scopoli, 1763)



General Information

This is a distinctive species, having well-defined forewing markings which normally contrast with the silvery white ground colour.

Wingspan: 15-19mm.
Foodplant(s): herbaceous plants
Flying: Two overlapping generations, June-August
National status: Local


Damp habitats, fens, marshes.

Regional Information

Recorded in 2 (0.7%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in August 1994

Recorded date range (Adult): 02 June to 01 August

Similar Species
Long Nanny, Northumberland
Long Nanny, Northumberland
 Photo © Ian Fisher