Elatobium abietinum (Walker, 1849),

Albrecht, Anders Christian, 2017, Illustrated identification guide to the Nordic aphids feeding on Conifers (Pinophyta) (Insecta, Hemiptera, Sternorhyncha, Aphidomorpha), European Journal of Taxonomy 338, pp. 1-160: 12-13

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2017.338

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:86786AB1-4A1A-4A1E-B42B-53B73D66ED60

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3851525

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFEB-FFC4-AB2A-F9D1106E410E

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Elatobium abietinum (Walker, 1849)
status

 

Elatobium abietinum (Walker, 1849) 

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Diagnosis

Aptera 1–2 mm, pale green to yellowish, without wax wool. Holocyclic, monoecious. In small groups on needles of Picea  (rarely other genera), causing discoloration and loss of older needles. Not attended by ants.

Recorded coniferous hosts

Pinaceae  : Picea abies  *, engelmanni, glauca  , glehnii  , jezoensis  , mariana  , omorika  , orientalis  , pungens  *, sitchensis  , tianschanica  ; Abies cephalonica  , homolepis  , lasiocarpa  , nordmanniana  , spp.; Pseudotsuga menziesii  ; Pinus sibirica  .

Distribution

D F Fa I N S.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Elatobium