Cinara (Cinara) schimitscheki 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: 38

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.3851485

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFC5-FFED-AB05-FC5D13E44673

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Cinara (Cinara) schimitscheki Börner, 1940
status

 

Cinara (Cinara) schimitscheki Börner, 1940  

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Diagnosis

Apterae 4–4.7 mm, broadly oval and flattened, dark brown, covered with wax powder. Dorsal sclerites rounded, their diameter up to 30 µm. Dorsal hairs blunt, up to 85 µm. Antennal hairs fairly short, on segment 3 mostly shorter than the diameter of the segment. Holocyclic, monoecious on Pinus   , usually P. nigra   . Diagnosis based on Pintera (1966) and Scheurer (1976). In spring at twig apices among previous year’s needles, later on underside of older branches under bark flakes.

Recorded hosts

Pinaceae   : Pinus mugo   , nigra   (usually), pinea   .

Recorded attendant ants

Formicinae   : Formica sanguinea   ; Lasius niger   , alienus ( Scheurer 1976)   .

Distribution

Throughout Europe except in the north. Asia.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Cinara