0576 (ABH37.101) Coleophora albicans (=artemisiella), Zeller, 1849



General Information

Larvae mine the leaves of the foodplant and then builds a case from silk which it attaches to the foodplant.

Wingspan: 10-13mm.
Foodplant(s): Sea Wormwood (Seriphidium maritima)
Flying: One generation, July-August


Saltmarshes and along sea-walls where the foodplant is present.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Huntingdonshire.