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Coleophora paripennella Zeller, 1839

Dark Thistle Case-bearer
37.1060 (B&F: 560)

Coleophora alcyonipennella sensu Pierce & Metcalfe, 1935, et auctt. nec (Kollar, 1832)
Coleophora aereipennis sensu auctt. nec Wocke, [1876]

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


Resident in a range of habitats in a few places in both vice-counties although downland is preferred. Larvae have been found in May on common knapweed and adults have been seen between late May and late July (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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