Coleophora ledi Stainton, 1860

Lepidoptera, Coleophoridae

Coleophora ledi case

from Toll (1962a)

case

Lobe case; the case itself is strongly curved. The midle parts bears some proportionnally very large leaf fragments.

hostplants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Rhododendron tomentosum (= Ledum palustre).

phenology

Larvae from autumn till May (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

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

distribution within Europe

From Fennoscandia and northern Russia to the Pyrenees and the Alps (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

references

Buhr (1935b), Hering (1957a), Klimesch (1971a), Patzak (1974a), Razowski (1990a), StarĂ½ (1930a), Toll (1962a), Zoerner (1970a).

06/02/2017

mod 28.vi.2017