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Coleophora mayrella (Hübner, [1813])

Meadow Case-bearer
37.0480 (B&F: 518)

Coleophora fabriciella (Villers, 1789)
Coleophora spissicornis (Haworth, 1828)

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


A resident species, occurring singly or sparingly in a wide range of habitats in both vice-counties. Single-brooded, flying mainly from early June to mid-August. Larvae feed on the seeds of white clover. (Pratt, 2011)

Coleophora mayrella (Hübner, 1813)
Bexhill-on-Sea, 05 vi 2018
Photo: Keith Hackett
Coleophora mayrella (Hübner, 1813)
Wisborough Green, 09 vii 2014
Photo: Dave and Penny Green
Coleophora mayrella (Hübner, 1813)
Findon Valley, 30 vii 2012
Photo: Mike Snelling
Coleophora mayrella (Hübner, 1813)
Lewes, 10 vii 2009
Photo: Peter Tinning

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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