Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora sirella

Coleophora sirella Tabell & Mutanen, 2019

on Empetrum

Coleophora sirella: case

case (from Tabel ao)

cse

Larva in a case made out of one, later two emptied leaves of the host plant.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Empetrum nigrum.

phenology

The larva lives two years

distribution within Europe

Finland.

references

Tabell, Mutanen & Siloaho (2019a).

Last modified 8.ii.2021