0498 (ABH37.010) Coleophora alnifoliae, Barasch, 1934



General Information

As with other members of the Coleophora, genital dissection is usually required to definitively identify this species.

Overwinters as Overwinters as a larva.

Wingspan: 12-13mm
Foodplant(s): Alder (Alnus glutinosa)
Flying: One generation, July-August
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Local

Regional Information

Recorded in 6 (2.2%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in July 2020

Recorded date range (Adult): 12 May to 22 July