02680 Coleophora pennella, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

BF0549 (ABH37.065)


General Information

Larvae have a distinctive case made from hairy leaf fragments of the foodplant.

Wingspan: 15-20 mm
Foodplant(s): Viper's-bugloss (Echium vulgare), Alkanet (Alkanna tinctoria)
Flying: One generation, June-July


Shingle beaches and dry calcareous or sandy soils.

Regional Information

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