Eulachnus agilis (Kaltenbach, 1843),

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: 31-32

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.3851519

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFFE-FFD7-AB2B-F8E41013426A

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Eulachnus agilis (Kaltenbach, 1843)
status

 

Eulachnus agilis (Kaltenbach, 1843) 

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Diagnosis

Apterae 1.5–2.2 mm, elongate, green, thinly wax-powdered, with numerous dark green or brown hair-bearing sclerites. Dorsal hairs 1.5–2 times as long as the diameter of their sclerite. Holocyclic,

monoecious on Pinus  . Scattered on needles, rarely on twigs. E. agilis  seems to prefer older trees and needles injured by Schizolachnus  species. Not ant-attended.

Recorded hosts

Pinaceae  : Pinus banksiana  *, cembra  , mugo  *, nigra  , sibirica  , sylvestris  *, spp.

Distribution

D F N S.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Eulachnus