Pineus (Pineus) strobi (Hartig, 1837)

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: 31

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.3851529

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFFE-FFD6-AB28-FCA314424647

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Pineus (Pineus) strobi (Hartig, 1837)
status

 

Pineus (Pineus) strobi (Hartig, 1837)  

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Diagnosis

Apterae 0.7–0.9 mm, similar to P. cembrae   . Wax glands on cephaloprothoracic shield between eyes usually with less than 30 facets per group. Anholocyclic on Pinus   . Found on shaded parts of trunk and branches. Alatae (sexuparae) fly to Picea mariana   and lay eggs, but the sexual phase is abortive. Diagnosis based on Heie (2004) and Blackman & Eastop (1994).

Recorded hosts

Pinaceae   : Pinus peuce   , sibirica   , strobus   .

Distribution

D N S (North America, introduced to Europe).

E3 (E2) Siphunculi present at least as pores; adults without sclerotised ovipositor. Apterae rarely less than 1.2 mm; antennae at least 4-segmented ............................................................. E4

E4 (E10) Siphunculi present as pores .............................................................................................. E5

E5 (E6 E7) Body slender, at least twice as long as wide, with or without wax bloom ........................... ................................................................................................ Eulachnus   del Guercio, 1909

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Adelgidae

Genus

Pineus