Coleophora aestuariella Bradley, 1984
buff blite case-bearer
on Polygonum, Suaeda
from Baldizzone (1989c)
Larva in a 5 mm long trivalved tubular silken case that is enlarged gradually; the mouth angle is 15°-30°. The colour is pinkish brown. The larva feeds on the seeds.
Amaranthaceae, Polygonaceae, polyphagous
The larva is feeding from September till October.
distribution within Europe
England, southern Europe (PESI, 2018).
Baldizzone (1989c, 1990b), Baldizzone & Nel (1994a), Emmet, Langmaid, Bland ao (1996a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Langmaid (1997a).