Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora ptarmicia

Coleophora ptarmicia Walsingham, 1910

Coleophora ptarmicia cases

from Toll (1962a)

case

Lobe case, 7 mm long, covered with large, yellow, leaf fragments widely standing out. Mouth angle about 40°.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Achillea collina, millefolium, ptarmica, setacea.

phenology

Adults in June, July (Toll, 1962a).

BENELUX

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

distribution within Europe

Very disjunct distribution, perhaps boreo-alpine.

synonyms

Coleophora ptarmica Toll, 1962; C. zimmermanni, Rebel, 1937.

references

Baldizzone (1979a, 2004a), Baldizzone & scalercio (2018a), Baldizzone & van der Wolf (2000a), Hering (1957a), Ivinskis & Savenkov (1991a), Šumpich, Žemlička, Číla, ao (2007a), Šumpich, Liška & Dvořák (2011a), Toll (1962a).

Last modified 1.ii.2020