Frequents damp woodland, marshes, river-banks and damp areas.
Larva living and feeding in a movable case.
Requires gen det to rule out other similar looking Coleophora. In Norfolk at least, C. peribenanderi is being confused in the adult stages.
[MBGBI vol3 p289]
|Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required|
|Case: A good quality photo or specimen of the case and plant/pabulum is required. |
Recorded in 29 (42%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.