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Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 6-7mm.

Foodplant: Birch, Hawthorn, Apple, Rowan.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1904186819991885
Year last recorded1904186819991885
Number of records1111
Number of individuals0010
Unique positions1111
Unique locations1111
Adult records1111
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 4 records from 4 sites. First recorded in 1868.


37.013 Coleophora siccifolia 01 larval case
© Dave Shenton

Species Account

Beaumont, 2002:
VC63. Rossington, 12.6.1999 (RIH). The first County record for over one hundred years. NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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