Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora motacillella

Coleophora motacillella Zeller, 1849

on Chenopodium

Coleophora motacillella: case

case (from Toll, 1962a)


The larvae feed on the fruits

host plants

Amaranthaceae, ? monophagous

Chenopodium album.

Host plant spectre badly known


Reported from the Netherlands by Huisman ao (2013a).

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Baldizzone (1986b), Fazekas & Schreurs (2010a), Huisman, Koster, Muus & van Nieukerken (2013a), Leutsch (2002a), Patzak (1974a), Sch├╝tze (1931a), Toll (1962a).

Last modified 20.x.2019