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Coleophora argentula (Stephens, 1834)

Yarrow Case-bearer
37.1020 (B&F: 563)


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

Common

Resident but scarce in both vice-counties. Larvae have been found in the seedheads of yarrow in October and the adult flies mainly in July (Pratt, 2011).

Coleophora argentula (Stephens, 1834)
larval cases on Yarrow
Shoreham, 05 x 2013
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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