02470 Coleophora prunifoliae, Doets, 1944

BF0494a (ABH37.017)


General Information

This species was added to the British list in 1980.


Genital examination is required to reliably seperate this moth from C. coracipennella and C. spinella.

Wingspan: 9-12mm
Foodplant(s): Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), Dwarf Cherry (Prunus cerasus), Apple (Malus domestica)
Flying: One generation, June-July
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

Similar Species
Apple & Plum Case-bearer Coleophora spinella