Cinara (Cupressobium) smolandiae Danielsson & Carter, 1993

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: 40-41

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.3851598

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFC7-FFE0-A8B5-F9A911D84199

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Cinara (Cupressobium) smolandiae Danielsson & Carter, 1993
status

 

Cinara (Cupressobium) smolandiae Danielsson & Carter, 1993  

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Diagnosis

Apterae 3–4 mm, olive with a weak bronzy sheen and an evenly distributed thin grey wax dusting. Hairs on tibiae fairly short, on hind tibia not longer than 1.5 × width of tibia at middle. Hind tibia longer than 2.2 mm. Juveniles pinkish or olive brown with thinner wax coating and paler legs. Holocyclic, monoecious on Juniperus communis   , forming colonies in bark crevices and old wounds caused by the rust fungus Gymnosporangium   . Attended by ants.

Recorded hosts

Cupressaceae   : Juniperus communis   *.

Recorded attendant ants

Formicinae   : Camponotus   sp.; Formica polyctena   *, sp.

Distribution

F S.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Cinara