Cinara (Cinara) curvipes (Patch, 1912),

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: 22-23

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.3851487

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFF5-FFDE-AB3B-F9AA102F41A9

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Cinara (Cinara) curvipes (Patch, 1912)
status

 

Cinara (Cinara) curvipes (Patch, 1912) 

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Diagnosis

Aptera 3.4–5.5 mm subshining black, legs orange to red-brown, tarsi and hind tibiae partly black. Juveniles and adults in summer with a thin but rather dense greyish wax cover. Siphunculi short, raised on cones. In appearance similar to C. piceae  (see under Picea  , entry A14, p. 14). Holocyclic and monoecious on Abies  (and Cedrus  ). On trunk and branches. Sometimes attended by ants.

Recorded hosts

Pinaceae  : Abies balsamea  , concolor  , koreana  , lasiocarpa  , spp.; Cedrus deodara  .

Recorded attendant ants

Formica rufa  (group?).

Distribution

Introduced from North America. Not yet in the Nordic countries, but widespread in Central and Western Europe.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Cinara