Cinara (Cinara) nigritergi Mamontova-Solukha, 2002

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: 35

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.3851614

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFC2-FFEA-A8C3-FB0115F747B3

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Cinara (Cinara) nigritergi Mamontova-Solukha, 2002
status

 

Cinara (Cinara) nigritergi Mamontova-Solukha, 2002  

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Diagnosis

Apterae 2.5–4 mm, dark brown to black with grey wax markings and a large dull or subshining sclerite encompassing the siphunculi, anteriorly extending to a variable extent, often reaching the thoracal sclerites. Hairs short and sparse, as in C. pini   (see above), and in contrast to C. pinihabitans   . Open forests on sand or rock, meadow margins, pine plantations, sea shores etc. Holocyclic (ovipara described by Stekolshchikov 2011), monoecious on Pinus   , forming colonies on young shoots and 1–2 years old twigs on trees of all ages; usually attended by ants. Ovipara with a preanal wax ring.

Recorded hosts

Pinaceae   : Pinus sylvestris   *.

Recorded attendant ants

Formicinae   : Lasius fuliginosus   *, niger   *.

Distribution

F S [SWE: Hall., Varberg, Träslövsläge, N57 02.8 E12 17.3, Sea shore dune. Pinus sylvestris   . Dense colony on 1–2 year-old branch, attended by Lasius fuliginosus   . A06-1162. A. Albrecht].

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Cinara