Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora absinthii

Coleophora absinthii Wocke, 1877

on Artemisia

Coleophora absinthii: case before hibernation

case before the hibernation (from Toll, 1962a)

Coleophora absinthii: case after hibernation

case after the hibernation


Larva at the flowers and fruits in a tubular case, that before the hibernation is completely covered with fragments of flowers (Patzak)


Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Artemisia absinthium.


Not known from the Benelux.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Baldizzone, Tokár & Kovács (2004a), Biesenbaum & van der Wolf (1999a), Ivinskis & Savenkov (1991a), Patzak (1974a), Toll (1962a), Varenne & Nel (2000a).

Last modified 30.viii.2018