Photo © JB Kemp,  South Uist 19/06/2011

  Immature stages

Coleophora pyrrhulipennella
Ling Case-bearer

Zeller, 183937.055/541
Norfolk status
Moorland, heaths and bogs.
Larva feeds on Heather, living and feeding in a distinctive black case from silk.

[MBGBI vol3 p269]

Recorded in 9 (13%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2015.


Coleophora currucipennella  |  Coleophora lixella >

List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/05/2015+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
08/06/2014127TM18 - Diss
14/05/2014127TG03 - Holt/Swanton Novers
28/06/2013+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
18/06/2012127TG14 - Sheringham
Express Record Coleophora pyrrhulipennella
We need your records!
Do you have records of Coleophora pyrrhulipennella?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2015

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Wingspan: 11-14mm
Season: June to July
Foodplant:   Heather
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
Share this page


Photos Required | T-shirts | Yahoo Group | Data Policy
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2015. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2015. Data © NOLA™ 2015