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Coleophora therinella
Black-bindweed Case-bearer Tengström, 1848
561 / 37.081
Photo © Dave Appleton,  06/07/2012 - Bawdeswell - male: gen. det. J Clifton

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 13-16mm
Flight: mid-June to mid-August
Foodplant:   Black Bindweed
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4  Case: C2
Norfolk Status
Waste ground and arable land where foodplant found.
Larva feeds on Black Bindweed, living and feeding in a movable case.
First recorded in Norfolk 2003. (confirmed by dissection.)

[MBGBI vol3 p302]

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

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

Recorded in 5 (7%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2003.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
16/07/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
05/07/2019127TG14 - Sheringham
04/07/2017128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
03/07/2017128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
09/07/2016128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
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