The Moths of Suffolk
534 Coleophora currucipennella, Zeller, 1839

National Status : pRDB3

Local Status : Uncertain, no recent records (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Rare

Habitats : Oak and hornbeam woodland

Flight Period : Single-brooded, July

Larval foodplants : Oak (Quercus), Hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) or sallow (Salix)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Also local on the same trees (referring to oak and sallow). Observed with us at only Aldeburgh in 1892 (Crutwell).

Wingspan details : Wingspan 13-15mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultColeophora betulella
Coleophora pennella
Coleophora argentula
Coleophora otidipennella
Coleophora tamesis
    Larval caseColeophora ibipennella
Coleophora betulella
Coleophora kuehnella

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Life history chart
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