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37.007 (BF492)

Tipped Oak Case-bearer   

Coleophora flavipennella
Adult: 4
Resident. Rare.

Recording method

Comes to light.

Life cycle

Larvae present October-May, adults June-July.

Larval foodplants

Oak species.


The first for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Ken-Dee Marshes RSPB, Kirkcudbrightshire, on 21 July 2011.

4 record(s) from 3 hectad(s) in D&G

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 2014 2022

 UK Moths website - further information on species (with photos)

 East Scotland Butterfly Conservation website - national distribution maps and phenology

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