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Coleophora juncicolella Stainton, 1851

Least Case-bearer
37.0280 (B&F: 510)


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

Local

A resident species, both adults and larvae occur sparingly in both vice-counties, chiefly on heathery commons. Single-brooded, flying mainly from mid-June to mid-July. Larvae feed on heather. (Pratt, 2011)

Coleophora juncicolella Stainton, 1851
Ambersham Common, 02 vi 2014
Photo: Mike Snelling
Coleophora juncicolella Stainton, 1851
two larval cases swept from heather
Hampshire, 14 iv 2013
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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