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37.078 (BF585)

Sea-rush Case-bearer   

Coleophora maritimella
Adult: 4
Larval Case: 2
Resident. Rare.

Life cycle

Larvae present September-May, adults June-August.

Larval foodplants

Seeds of Sea Rush.


The first for Dumfries & Galloway was found on Auchencairn Bay, Kirkcudbrightshire, on 5th July 2006.

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

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 2007
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 UK Moths website - further information on species (with photos)

 East Scotland Butterfly Conservation website - national distribution maps and phenology

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