Coleophora conspersa Baldizzone & Tabell, 1999

on Phlomus

Coleophora conspersa: case

case (case Baldizzone & Tabell, 1999a).

parasite

The larvae mine the leaves from a 7-8 mm long composite leaf case, consisting of three cut out leaf fragments. The latest fragment is quite larve, triangular. The case is very pale brown, densely covered with dirty white stellate hairs. The case is bivalved, the mouth angle is 90°.

hostplants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Phlomis lycia.

phenology

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

references

Baldizzone & Tabell (1999a), Baldizzone, van der Wolf & Landry (2006a).

mod 18.ii.2018