Field Tip Details

Species497 Coleophora badiipennella, (Duponchel, 1843)
Taxon stageLarva
Time of yearJanuary to early February
Foodplantselms, Ulmus spp.
TipThe cases may be found throughout the winter on the lower twigs of elm-trees and the upper twigs of elm-bushes. The particular elms may be noted and the larvae gathered in spring. [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedTue 28-Nov-2006Last updatedTue 28-Nov-2006