Coleophora lenae Glaser 1969

Lepidoptera, Coleophoridae

Coleophora lenae case

Achillea coarctata, Macedonia; near the tip the youth case is still visible; from Glaser (1968a)

case

Greyish brown, felty hairy, very variable lobe case of 9-11 mm with a mouth angle of 35-45°.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Achillea coarctata.

phenology

Larvae found in early May.

distribution within Europe

Macedonia.

references

Glaser (1968a).

26.x.2009

mod 28.vi.2017