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Coleophora versurella Zeller, 1849

A rather local species in Belgium.

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

The adults fly from June to July.


Belgium, Antwerpen, Schoten, 10 June 2004.
(Photo © Leo Janssen)

Comments to Willy De Prins or Chris Steeman
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