Coleophora astragalella Zeller, 1849

Lepidoptera, Coleophoridae

Coleophora astragalella case

from Toll (1952a)

case

Ochreous pistol case, 10-12 mm long, with a pallium that descends not further than half the length of the case.

hostplants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Astragalus glycyphyllos, onobrychis, sempervirens.

phenology

Larvae from autumn till the following May.

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

South of the line France – Ukraine, but seemingly absent in the Balkan Peninsula (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

synonyms

Coleophora plusiella Constant, 1865; C. valesianella: Hering, 1957.

references

Baldizzone (1978c), Baldizzone & van der Wolf (2000a), Burmann (1992a), Chrétien (1927a), Hering (1957a), Kasy (1965a, 1983a), Klimesch (1958c), Skala & Zavřel (1945a), Suire (1961a), Szőcs (1977a, 1981a), Toll (1952a, 1962a).

08/02/2017

mod 28.vi.2017