Added to the British list in 1958, before this it was grouped with all the other orache and goosefoot feeding Coleophora named C. laripennella.
Nocturnal, may fly during the day.
Waste ground, arable land especially fields in which root crops are grown.
Recent records from Bawdeswell, Dersingham, Mundford and Cley.
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Recorded in 6 (9%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1997.
Last Recorded in 2017.