02453 Coleophora lutipennella, (Zeller, 1838)

BF0490 (ABH37.005)


General Information

Adults are often flying some distance from the host plant.

The larvae form a pear-shaped silken case, initially on the underside of a leaf, moving its case to an angle of twigs to over-winter.

Overwinters as Overwinters as a larva.

Wingspan: 10-12mm.
Foodplant(s): oaks (Quercus spp.)
Flying: One generation, July-August
National status:


Oak woodland.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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