Lepidoptera: Coleophoridae

585 Coleophora maritimella (Newman, 1873)

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Food Plant: Juncus maritimus (sea rush)

Mine: September - May

Notes: The larva makes a case from the seedhead and the case may be seen as it moves around the flower head (as illustrated)

Image: Rob Edmunds

Data: 26.ix.04, Hayling Island, Hants, VC12,