|0565 ~ Coleophora saxicolella|
Resident. Widespread and locally common throughout much of the British isles.
First recorded in 2010 at Llanfyllin in the north of the county. This was only the fifth record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F, 13-16mm.
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Found in waste land and fields where root crops are grown.
Orache and Goose-foot.
Case-bearing. Eggs are laid on florets. Larva firsts feeds internally and then from a case. Pupa in the case on the ground.
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Photo by MDH, 26th July 2010, Llanfyllin
Female, confirmed by gen det.