The Moths of Suffolk
554 Coleophora inulae, Wocke, 1876

Local Status : Non-Suffolk species

National Status : Nationally Scarce A

Habitats : Dry downland, damp meadows, ditches and marshes

Flight Period : Single-brooded, June to July

Larval foodplants : Common Fleabane (Pulicaria dysenterica) or Ploughman's-spikenard (Inula conyza)

Wingspan details : Wingspan 13-16.5mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultColeophora galbulipennellaColeophora striatipennella
Coleophora follicularisColeophora trochilella
Coleophora linosyridellaColeophora ramosella
Coleophora peribenanderiColeophora therinella
Coleophora asterisColeophora argentula
Coleophora versurellaColeophora squamosella
Coleophora pappiferellaColeophora otidipennella
Coleophora taeniipennellaColeophora tamesis
    Larval caseColeophora follicularisColeophora trochilella
Coleophora linosyridellaColeophora gardesanella
Coleophora ramosellaColeophora peribenanderi
Coleophora paripennellaColeophora artemisiella

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Life history chart
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