Coleophora versurella - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth

COLEOPHORIDAE

Las Descargues, 29 June 2012
Coleophora versurella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Coleophora versurella Zeller, 1849

Wingspan: 11-15mm

A univoltine species on the wing from June to September when it occasionally visits the lights at Las Descargues and those traps situated in or near open habitats of the Plateau.

Larvae feed on Chenopodium and Atriplex spp.

 

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