Cinara (Cinara) piceicola (Cholodkovsky, 1896)

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: 16-17

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.3851642

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFEF-FFD8-A8E3-FAFB144241B2

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Cinara (Cinara) piceicola (Cholodkovsky, 1896)
status

 

Cinara (Cinara) piceicola (Cholodkovsky, 1896)  

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Diagnosis

Apterae 2–4.2 mm, grey-green, olive or pale brown with darker head and thorax and two longitudinal darker stripes. Siphuncular cones small, inconspicuous. Holocyclic, monoecious on Picea   . Colonies on lignified shoots and branches, on tall as well as small spruces, in summer also on subterraneous parts. Often at ground level on dwarfish spruces on sandy ground at roadsides and ditch margins. Usually antattended.

Recorded hosts

Pinaceae   : Picea abies   *, glauca   , orientalis   , pungens   , sitchensis   , spp.

Recorded attendant ants

Formicinae   : Formica aquilonia   *, lugubris   *, pratensis   *, sanguinea   *, truncorum   *; Lasius fuliginosus   *, niger   *. Myrmicinae: Myrmica rubra   *.

Distribution

D F N S.

A 15 ( A 3) Aphids   on roots of Picea   ................................................................................................ A 16

A 16 ( A 17) Apterae 2–6 mm, with brown, green or blackish colours; siphunculi present as pores elevated on cones. On thick roots, usually ant-attended ...................................................... ................................................................ Cinara Curtis, 1835   go to entry point A 14 (p. 14)

A 17 ( A 16) Apterae 0.5–2 mm, whitish, pale green or yellowish, exuding abundant white wax wool; siphunculi absent. On thin mycorrhizal root ends, not attended by ants .............................. .............................................................................................. Eriosomatinae Kirkaldy, 1905  

F

Field Museum of Natural History, Botany Department

N

Nanjing University

S

Department of Botany, Swedish Museum of Natural History

A

Harvard University - Arnold Arboretum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Cinara