Coleophora squalorella Zeller, 1849
case (from Patzak, 1974a)
The larva feeds on the ripening fruits, living in a case that is completely covered with fragments of flowers and fruits.
The full-fed larva leaves its case, and spins itself an underground cocoon, in which it pupates in the following spring.
known from the Netherlands (Microlepidoptera.nl).
distribution within Europe
Baldizzone (1987b), Biesenbaum (2011a), Biesenbaum & van der Wolf (1999a), Kasy (1965a), Patzak (1974a), Pröse (1995a), Schütze (1931a).