Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora struella

Coleophora struella Staudinger, 1959

Coleophora struella case

from Toll (1962a)

case

Conical, light brown (greyish at the end) lobe case; lobes strikingly large, very neatly transversely arranged.

hostplants

Laminaceae, oligophagous

Lavandula; Thymus mastichina, vulgaris.

phenology

Full-grown cases in April, May.

BENELUX

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

distribution within Europe

France, Iberian Peninsula (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

references

Baldizzone & Luquet (1981a), Baldizzone & Nel (1992a,b), Hering (1957a), Huertas Dionisio (2002a, 2007a), Nel (1992c), Toll (1962a).

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