Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora serratulella

Coleophora serratulella Herrich-Schäffer, 1855

Lepidoptera, Coleophoridae

case

Composite leaf case, up to 16 mm long; mouth angle about 30°.

hostplants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Jurinea mollis; Serratula tinctoria.

phenology

Larvae are full grown in July.

BENELUX

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

distribution within Europe

From Germany to the Pyrenees and Alps, and from France to Romania and Greece (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

references

Baldizzone (1979a, 1990b), Baldizzone, Tokár, Z & S Kovács (2004a), Biesenbaum & van der Wolf (1999a), Hering (1957a), Kasy (1987a), Klimesch (1942a), Patzak (1974a), Razowski (1990a), Szabóky, Tokár, Liska & Pastorális (2009a), Szőcs (1977a), Toll (1962a).

14/01/2013

Last modified 28.vi.2017