Cinara (Cinara) cuneomaculata

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: 26-27

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.3851628

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFF9-FFD2-A8F4-FA49103C4105

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Cinara (Cinara) cuneomaculata
status

 

Cinara (Cinara) cuneomaculata   (del Guercio, 1909)

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Diagnosis

Aptera 2.3–4.5 mm, olive brown to dark purplish brown, subshining with a thin greyish wax bloom ventrally and also as a transverse pattern on dorsum, much like the pattern of C. laricis   . Small, hairbearing sclerites absent. Holocyclic, monoecious on Larix   . Found in forest margins, meadowland etc. In small colonies or scattered along young twigs (usually 0–2 years old). Often ant-attended.

Recorded hosts

Pinaceae   : Larix decidua   *, kaempferi   *, laricina   , sibirica   *, spp.

Recorded attendant ants

Formicinae   : Formica rufa   *.

Distribution

D F S.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Cinara