Coleophora vulnerariae Zeller, 1839
case (from Nel, 1994b)
The larvae, without case, eats the seeds out of a number of pods. Probably only in its last instar it spins itself a case, inside a calyx, sometimes with the flower still attached.
distribution within Europe
Almost all Europe, except Ireland, the Benelux and the Mediterranean Islands (PESI, 2018).
See Nel (1994b).
The case that is depicted by Suire does not belong to vulnerariae.
Aarvik, Bakke, Berg ao (1997a), Baldizzone (1979b, 2004a), Baldizzone & Luquet (1981a), Biesenbaum & van der Wolf (1999a) , Bird (1889), Emmet, Langmaid, Bland ao (1996a), Ivinskis & Savenkov (1991a), Klimesch (1942a), Nel (1992b,c. 1994b), Patzak (1974a,b), Suire (1961a).