Coleophora pennella

Bugloss Case-bearer


Species Codes

B&F 549 RES 37.065

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Record Verification

Grade 3 adults are hard to separate from other species, so photos showing all critical ID features will be required, or in some cases a voucher specimen (seek advice before releasing the moth).

Grade C1 the case is generally distinctive, and unlikely to be confused with other species.

Distribution Map

The map below shows all records of Coleophora pennella (Bugloss Case-bearer) in the Kent database. If you've got a dot to add, please submit your records to us. Use the control below to filter by time span:


The graph below shows at which time of the year Coleophora pennella (Bugloss Case-bearer) can be expected to be recorded in Kent. Use the controls below to filter by VC and time span:

Reporting Rate

The graph below shows how the number of records of Coleophora pennella (Bugloss Case-bearer) submitted each year has changed over time. Use the control below to filter by VC:

Photo Gallery

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