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Coleophora fuscocuprella
Hazel Case-bearer Herrich-Schäffer, 1855
503 / 37.020
Photo © Stewart Wright,  03/11/2021 - Roman Wood, Acle

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 7.5-10mm
Flight: May - June
Foodplant:   Hazel and Birch
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4  Case: C2
Norfolk Status
Scarce species, distributed mainly in the southern counties of England.

Leaf-mine: Distinctive feeding pattern, peppering the leaf with many small blotches.

New for Norfolk at Acle in 2021. Larval feedings signs found on Hazel. (S. Wright, 03/11/2021)

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Case: A good quality photo or specimen of the case and plant/pabulum is required.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2021.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
03/11/2021+27TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
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