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Coleophora lineolea (Haworth, 1828)

Woundwort Case-bearer
37.0380 (B&F: 522)

Coleophora crocogrammos Zeller, 1849

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


A resident species, occurring singly or sparingly in a very few places in each vice-county. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late June to late August. Larvae feed on native hedge woundwort and black horehound and on the introduced garden plant called lamb's ear. (Pratt, 2011)

Coleophora lineolea (Haworth, 1828)
Findon Valley, 21 vii 2008
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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