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Coleophora vestianella (Linnaeus, 1758)

(Eastern Case-bearer)
37.0870 (B&F: 572)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
  »Family: Coleophoridae
   »Subfamily: Gelechiinae
    »Tribe: Hypercalliini


Coleophora laripennella (Zetterstedt, 1839)
Coleophora annulatella Nylander, [1848]

Status and ecology:

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Records prior to 1959 that are not supported by a voucher specimen could be one of five species and there is therefore no confirmed record in Sussex (Pratt, 2011).

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Although recorded in Sussex, the database has not as yet, been updated to include these records.

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