02467 Coleophora coracipennella, (Hübner, 1796)

BF0494 (ABH37.014)


General Information

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


Pupates inside the larval case on the upper side of a leaf.

Overwinters as Overwinters as a larva.

Wingspan: 8.5-11.5 mm
Foodplant(s): Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), Apple (Malus domestica), cherries (Prunus spp.), hawthorns (Crataegus spp.)
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