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Coleophora otidipennella (Hübner, [1817])

Wood-rush Case-bearer
37.0720 (B&F: 578)

Coleophora murinipennella (Duponchel, [1844])

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


Resident. Occurs sparingly at mv light in a few places in both vice-counties although unrecorded in the east since 1995. The adult flies from mid April to late May and larvae feed on the seeds of field woodrush (Pratt, 2011).

Coleophora otidipennella (Hübner, 1817)
Saltdean, 24 iv 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton
Coleophora otidipennella (Hübner, 1817)
Saltdean, 07 v 2015
Photo: Tim Wilton

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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