Cinara (Cinara) pilosa (Zetterstedt, 1840)

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: 37

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.3851483

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFC4-FFEC-AB0B-FE8E15EB4403

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Cinara (Cinara) pilosa (Zetterstedt, 1840)
status

 

Cinara (Cinara) pilosa (Zetterstedt, 1840)  

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Diagnosis

Apterae 3–5 mm, yellowish to reddish brown, sometimes with two longitudinal olive-green streaks dorsally. Wax pattern fairly weak but conspicuous. Hairs very long, on dorsum mostly standing in roundish sclerites. Hairs on femora and tibiae originating from small dark spots. Holocyclic, monoecious on Pinus   . Found in open forests on sand or rock, forest margins etc., clearly preferring old pine trees. Usually singly or adults surrounded by a few young on twigs, buds, flower and cone axils etc. Sometimes attended by ants.

Recorded hosts

Pinaceae   : Pinus mugo   *, nigra   , sylvestris   *.

Recorded attendant ants

Formicinae   : Lasius niger   *; Myrmicinae: Myrmica rubra   *.

Distribution

F N S [NOR: Fn, Alta, Hjemmeluft, 69°55' N 23°6' E, Aug. 3. 1992, open pine forest, Pinus sylvestris   , 1 al. viv. on needle, A. Albrecht leg. (A92-835)]. (See also Stekolshchikov & Kozlov 2012).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Cinara