Norfolk status Scarce. First Norfolk record from the Brecks in 2005. Chalk or limestone downland where the foodplant found but also in damper, marshy situations where the larva feeds on common-fleabane. One of the larger Coleophorids, the adults being reasonably distinctive with their streaked white and buff forewings. Leaf-mine: September - May
Recent record of cases on Common Fleabane at Foxley Wood in 2012 (J.R. Langmaid 07/06/12)
Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required
Case: A good quality photo or specimen of the case and plant/pabulum is required.
Recorded in 9 (12%) of 74 10k Squares. First Recorded in 2005. Last Recorded in 2021. Additional Stats