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37.103 (BF555)

Agrimony Case-bearer   

Coleophora follicularis
Adult: 4
Larval Case: 2
Resident? Rare.

Recording method

Comes to light.

Life cycle

Larvae present September-June, adults June-August.

Larval foodplants

Common Fleabane, Hemp-agrimony, Elecampane.


First record for Dumfries and Galloway was an adult netted off Hemp-agrimony on the Portling-Sandhills cliffs, Kirkcudbrightshire, on 12 July 2019.

1 record(s) from 1 hectad(s) in D&G

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 2019

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

 East Scotland Butterfly Conservation website - national distribution maps and phenology

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