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37.099 Coleophora striatipennella Nylander, [1848]
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case on seedpod


Food Plant: Stellaria graminea (Lesser Stitchwort), S.media (Common Chickweed), Cerastium arvense (Field Mouse-ear), C. fontanum (Common Mouse-ear)

Mine: August - April

Notes: feeds in the seedpods and makes a greyish/yellow case from the seedpod (as shown).

Data: vi.2020, Priddy Pools, South Somerset, VC5

Image:© Will Langdon

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