Coleophora supinella Ortner 1949
youth case (from Ortner, 1949a)
The larva sits on a pod and feeds on the seeds. The youth case, up to 12 mm long, is made out of a dried flower. The final case is 6.5 mm long, greyish brown, and has a mouth angle of 30·. Initially the case is white-whoolly, but the the hairs soon stick to the case, and almost completely disappear during the hibernation.
Cytisus austriacus, supinus.
Found in Belgium (Coenen).
distribution within Europe
from Ortner (1949a)
Coenen (1996a), Nel (1994b), Ortner (1949a).