|522 Coleophora lineolea (Haworth, 1828)|
Food Plant: Ballota nigra (Black
Horehound), Hedge woundwort (Stachys sylvatica), Lamb's ear (Stachys lanata),
Betony (Stachys officinalis), White Horehound (Marrubium vulgare)
Mine: September to May.
Notes: The cases are broad and flat - being very hairy from the texture of the leaf. The cases shown are on Lamb's ear and the feeding signs can be seen through the upper leaf surface.
Image:© Robert Homan
Data: 12.v.04, Cheltenham, E.Gloucs, VC33