Cinara (Cinara) laricis (Hartig, 1839)

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: 26

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.3851540

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFF9-FFD1-AB23-FD4B101645D6

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Cinara (Cinara) laricis (Hartig, 1839)
status

 

Cinara (Cinara) laricis (Hartig, 1839)  

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Diagnosis

Aptera 3–5 mm, subshining brown with numerous small black hair-bearing sclerites and usually with a greyish wax bloom pattern rendering a conspicuous chequered appearance. Holocyclic, monoecious on Larix   . Found in forest margins, meadows, parks, plantations etc. In small colonies or scattered along 1–3 year-old twigs of tall trees, on young shoots and cones, and trunks of young trees. Sometimes antattended.

Recorded hosts

Pinaceae   : Larix decidua   *, decidua   x kaempferi   , gmelinii   , leptolepis, sibirica   *.

Recorded attendant ants

Formicinae   : Formica rufa   *; Lasius niger   *.

Distribution

D F S B.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Cinara