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Coleophora binderella
Grey Alder Case-bearer (Kollar, 1832)
Coleophoridae
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Photo © Dave Appleton,  23/07/2016 - North Elmham - female (gen det)

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 8-12 mm
Flight: June - July.
Foodplant:   alder, hazel, birch or hornbeam
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4  Case: C2
Norfolk Status
Alder carrs, woodland with hazel and heaths containing mature birches.
Leaf-mine: September to October, feeding again in April and May.

[MBGBI vol3 p237]

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

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

Recorded in 14 (20%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1986.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/05/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
14/07/2018128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
23/07/2016128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
23/07/2016128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
08/06/2016228TF70 - Beachamwell/Oxborough
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