02499 Clover Case-bearer Coleophora frischella, (Linnaeus, 1758)

BF0517a (ABH37.034)


General Information

This species is very similar to C. alcyonipennella and genital dissection is required to distinguish them.


This species has only been recorded a handful of times from the west of Britain.

Wingspan: 11.5 - 14.5mm
Foodplant(s): clovers (Trifolium spp.)
Flying: Two generations, May-June and August
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Unknown

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

Similar Species
Small Clover Case-bearer Coleophora alcyonipennella