582 * Coleophora glaucicolellaSpecimen identified by Ken Bond.
Can only be separated from 584 C. alticolella by gen.det
Flight time: June-August. Common, often coastal
Food plant: Juncus spp. including J. inflexus, J. gerardii and J. maritimus
Mine: Larvae feed Sept-May from within a pale-buff case. The case very similar to that of C. alticolella but the larvae can be differentiated.
See Coleophora alticolella/glaucicolella - larval case
Ballingeary, Co. Cork, SW Ireland. July 2011