Seq # 275020980

Coleophora versurella Zeller, 1849 Species

Last modified: Aug. 27, 2019, 4:58 p.m.


A rather local species in Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Coleophoridae > Genus: Coleophora > Species: Coleophora versurella
Vernacular names
Bleekgestreepte meldekokermot (NL)
Synonyms
Coleophora pallorella Benander, 1939
First mention in Belgium
Janmoulle E. 1952a. Espèces nouvelles pour la faune belge (suite). — Lambillionea 52: 13, 25–26, 49–50. On page 25.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults fly from June to July.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Atriplex littoralis
Host plant (genera):
Chenopodium and Halimione

The larva feeds from a grey, silken case on the seeds of Chenopodium, Atriplex littoralis or Halimione. It hibernates.

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