Pistacia, terebinth

fam. Anacardiaceae

1a full depth corridor, may end in a blotch => 2

1b epidermal corridor, or a more or less contracted blotch or tentiform mine => 6

1c galls, etc => 100

2a gallery strongly contorted at first, a blotch in the end; on P terebinthus only: Ectoedemia terebinthivora

2b gallery not that strongly contorted, nor so strongly widened => 3

3a gallery widening only a little, and gradually; first section not strikingly narrow => 4

3b first half of the gallery thin as a hair, wider only in the later section; larva yellow => 5

4a larva yellow; frass does not fill the width of the gallery; eastern Mediterranean, on P. terebinthus: Acalyptris pistaciae

4b larva green; frass occupies the width of he gallery; species not restricted to this plant, more widely distributed: Simplimorpha promissa

5a species of the western Mediterranean; on P. lentiscus: Acalyptris minimella

5b species of the eastern Mediterranean; on P. lentiscus and terebinthus: Acalyptris pistaciae

6a lower-surface, very transparant tentiform mine with clear epidermis folds; larva remains in the mine till shortly before pupation: Cupedia cupediella

6b mine upper- or lower-surface, opaque, hardly contracted; older larva in a rolled leaf: Caloptilia coruscans

100a Nematoda => 101

100b Acari => 102

100c Coleoptera => 103

100e Diptera => 104

100f Hemiptera => 105

100d Hymenoptera => 106

100g rust fungi => 107

100h smut fungi => 108

100i powdery and downy mildews => 109

100j other causers => 110

102 – Acari

102a Eriophyidae: Aceria pistaciae, stefanii

104 – Diptera

104a Cecidomyiidae: Lasioptera berlesiana

107 – rust fungi

107a Pileolariaceae: Pileolaria terebinthi

109 – powdery and downy mildews

109a Erysiphaceae: Phyllactinia pistaciae

05/12/2015

pub 5.xii.2015 ยท mod 26.vii.2017