Coleophora kahaourella Toll, 1957

on Anthyllis

Coleophora kahaourella: case

Anthyllis cytisoides, Spain © Reijo Siloaho; from Tabell, (2012a).

parasite

The larva is a leaf miner, living in a tubular leaf case. The case is yellowish white, 7 mm long, bivalved with a mouth angle of 50°. At least once the larva makes a new case.

hostplants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Anthyllis cytisoides.

distribution within Europe

Spain.

references

Tabell (2012a).

mod 3.ix.2018