|0524 ~ Coleophora lithargyrinella|
Resident. A local but widespread species found throughout Britain.
First recorded in 2010 at Llanfyllin in the north of the county. This was only the 9th record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F, 11-13.5mm.
time & Voltinity
Open woodland, hedgerows, coastal cliffs.
Mainly greater stitchwort & sea campion.
Leaf miner/case-bearing. Eggs laid on leaf. Larva forms blotch mine, then case from which it feeds. Pupates in the case attached low to stem of foodplant.
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