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Coleophora squamosella Stainton, 1856

Surrey Case-bearer
37.0850 (B&F: 569)

Coleophora erigerella Ford, 1935

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


The only known record is of larvae being common in the seedheads of yarrow at the Crumbles in September 1956 (Pratt, 2011). Elsewhere the larvae is only known from blue fleabane (MBGBI Vol. 3) so this record would appear to be in error.

Coleophora squamosella Stainton, 1856
larval case on blue fleabane
Hampshire, 28 ix 2012
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

No adult records

Phenology (larval)

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