Pineus (Pineus) cembrae (Cholodkovsky, 1888)

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: 7

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.3851632

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFE6-FFCE-A8EF-FD8F11D84490

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Pineus (Pineus) cembrae (Cholodkovsky, 1888)
status

 

Pineus (Pineus) cembrae (Cholodkovsky, 1888)  

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Diagnosis

In or near galls on shoots. Abdomen of overwintering juv. fundatrix with spinal and pleural wax glands on all tergites. Adult fundatrix with spinopleural glands on terg. 1–3, 1–4 or 1–5, and well-developed marginal glands on terg. Al. gallicola 1.5–1.7 mm, dark red with abundant wax; primary rhinarium on ant. V not extending more than half-way around the segment. Gall 4–5 cm long, straight or bending the shoot tip and concentrating the protruding needles to one side. Holocyclic and dioecious, alternating between Picea   and Pinus   (see p. 30). Partly anholocyclic on Pinus   .

Recorded primary hosts

Pinaceae   : Picea abies   (usually), glehnii   , jezoensis   , koraiensis   , orientalis   .

Distribution

F S.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Adelgidae

Genus

Pineus