Schizolachnus obscurus Börner, 1940, Borner, 1940

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: 33-34

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.3851542

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFC0-FFE9-AB23-FA0114434135

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Schizolachnus obscurus Börner, 1940
status

 

Schizolachnus obscurus Börner, 1940  

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Diagnosis

Apterae 1.9–2.7 mm, brownish, covered with greyish white wax. The ultimate part of rostrum about 1.5 × as long as it basal width. Hind tibia dark, less densely hairy than in S. pineti   . Holocyclic, monoecious. Forming rows on needles of Pinus nigra   (sometimes on other Pinus   species). Not ant-attended. Diagnosis based on Heie (2004).

Recorded hosts

Pinaceae   : Pinus nigra   , rarely mugo   , pinaster   , pinea   , sylvestris   .

Distribution

D.

E7 (E5 E6) Body oval, grey, brown or blackish, wax, if present, as a distinct pattern or thin wax dusting; apical segment of rostrum long and narrow, 3 times as long as wide or more ..................... .......................................................................................................... Cinara Curtis, 1835   E8