Adelges (Adelges) tardoides (Cholodkovsky, 1911)

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: 10

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.3851622

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFE9-FFC1-A8F9-FD8B13A144D0

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Adelges (Adelges) tardoides (Cholodkovsky, 1911)
status

 

Adelges (Adelges) tardoides (Cholodkovsky, 1911)  

Diagnosis

In most respects similar to A. laricis   . Al. gallicolae: ant. III longer than IV; glands (including premarginal) developed, abundant wax wool produced. Holocyclic and dioecious, alternating between Picea   and Larix   (see also p. 25). Galls 5–15 mm, widely dispersed, usually singly on their branch, opening late June–September. Gallicolae emerge from late July to August; secreting abundant wax.

Recorded primary hosts

Pinaceae   : Picea abies   .

Distribution

Europe. Not yet in the Nordic countries.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Adelgidae

Genus

Adelges