Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1182 (ABH49.290) Epiblema turbidana, (Treitschke, 1835)



General Information

This species seems to prefer the stunted plants of butterbur growing in the drier spots near to water.

Wingspan: 16-22 mm.
Foodplant(s): Butterbur (Petasites hybridus)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status: Nationally Scarce B


Damp meadows, copses and banks of streams.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Huntingdonshire.

Nationally Scarce B