Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora tanitella

Coleophora tanitella Baldizzone, 1982

on Juncus

Coleophora tanitella: case on Juncus acutus

Juncus acutus, case (from Baldizzone, 1986a)


Larva in a case made out of a fruit that has been eaten out.


Juncaceae, narrowly monophagous

Juncus acutus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Baldizzone (1982e, 1986a), Huertas Dionisio (2002a, 2007a).

Last modified 7.ix.2018