|0563 ~ Coleophora argentula|
Resident. Widespread and locally abundant in southern England and Wales, also found in Central Scotland.
Discovered in the east of the county at Lower Snead in 2013.
Wingspan : M & F 9.5-13mm.
Care should be taken as other species of Coleophora can look very similar.
time & Voltinity
Wherever the foodplant is found.
Yarrow and sneezewort.
Case-bearing. Eggs laid on the flower. Larva feeds on withering flowers and seed heads. Pupates inside the case.
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