No external method to seperate this moth from the next two species except for unicolorous forelegs.
Confused with several other Coleophorid species. Examination of the genitalia is required.
Leaf-mine: September to May
|Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required|
|Case: A good quality photo or specimen of the case and plant/pabulum and gen. det. of bred moth is
Recorded in 9 (13%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1989.
Last Recorded in 2020.