Although the adult resembles several others in the genus Coleophora, it has a white tarsus on each leg which is diagnostic.
Pupates in the larval case attached to hard surface such as a rock or post.
Hedgerows, open woodland, fens and downland.
Recorded in 29 (10.7%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in July 2019
Recorded date range (Adult): 01 June to 25 October