Adelges (Aphrastasia) pectinatae (Cholodkovsky, 1888)

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: 8

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.3851604

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFE7-FFCF-A8D8-FD81103C4485

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Adelges (Aphrastasia) pectinatae (Cholodkovsky, 1888)
status

 

Adelges (Aphrastasia) pectinatae (Cholodkovsky, 1888)  

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Diagnosis

Fund. juv. with spinal, pleural and marginal wax pore plates. Al. gallicola reddish brown, wax glands on head and prothorax with many distinct facets; rhinaria on ant. III, IV and V occupying more than half segment length. Gall compact, cone-like, dull green as young, later reddish-brown, 10–17 mm. Holocyclic and dioecious, alternating between Picea   and Abies   (see also p. 20). In Finland A. pectinatae   seems to be anholocyclic on Abies   .

Recorded primary hosts

Pinaceae   : Picea abies   , glauca   , glehnii   , jezoensis   , koraiensis   , sitchensis   .

Distribution

F N S.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Adelgidae

Genus

Adelges