Coleophoridae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Dave Appleton,  09/07/2012 - Bawdeswell - male: gen. det. J Clifton

Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Coleophora glaucicolella
Grey Rush Case-bearer
Upload a Photo
 
Coleophora alticolella
Common Rush Case-bearer

Zeller, 184937.073/584
Norfolk status
Abundant.
The most widespread and common British Coleophora species, occurring wherever the appropriate rush species grow.
The larval cases are indistinguishable from those of C. glaucicolella and adults resemble several other Coleophora species.

[MBGBI vol3 p326]

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

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

Recorded in 29 (42%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1984.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

Coleophora otidipennella  |  Coleophora taeniipennella >

Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/06/2019327TG13 - Baconsthorpe
25/05/2019+28TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
23/05/2019127TG14 - Sheringham
24/07/2018128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
27/06/2018127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
Show Details | 1990 to 2018 | 2000 to 2018 |
Express Record Coleophora alticolella
We need your records!
Do you have records of Coleophora alticolella?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2019
   

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Wingspan: 10 - 12 mm
Season: June and July, possibly late April and May
Foodplant:   Juncus
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4  Case: C4
 Immature Adult
Share this page


Photos Required | T-shirts | Data Policy | Cookies Policy
    
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2019. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2019. Data © NOLA™ 2019
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy