Coleophora congeriella Staudinger, 1859
Dorycnium pentaphyllum, Spain, Almería, Sierra de Gador, Enix © Pete & Ginny Clarke
from Toll (1962a)
Composite leaf case, made out of 3-5 relatively large mined leaf fragments, pointing ventrally. Rear end narrowed, bent downwards. Mouth angle 30-45°. The mouth opening is somewhat shifted to the side (Baldizzone, 1987b).
Dorycnium hirsutum, pentaphyllum & subsp. germanicum.
Larvae from August till April.
distribution within Europe
From Czechia and Slovakia to the Iberian Peninsula, Italy, and Greece, and from France to Bulgaria (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
Described by Suire (1961a).
Illustrated by Patočka (1997a).
Baldizzone (1979a, 1987b, 1990b), Chrétien (1900), Corley (2005a), Hering (1957a), Kasy (1983a), Nel (1991a, 1992b,c), Patočka (1997a), Suire (1961a), Szőcs (1977a), Toll (1962a).