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Coleophora flavipennella (Duponchel, [1843])

Tipped Oak Case-bearer
37.0070 (B&F: 492)

Coleophora lutipennella sensu Pierce & Metcalfe, 1935 et auctt. nec (Zeller, 1838)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
    »Family: Coleophoridae
      »Subfamily: Gelechiinae
        »Tribe: Hypercalliini


A resident species, generally occurring singly or sparingly in deciduous woods in both vice-counties. Single-brooded, flying mainly from mid-June to late July. Larvae feed on oak. (Pratt, 2011)

Coleophora flavipennella (Duponchel, 1843)
Dissected by Bob Palmer
Findon Valley, 17 vii 2013
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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