Cinara cedri Mimeur, 1936

on Cedrus

Cinara cedri

Cedrus spec.; from Koteiche & Antoun

parasite

Aphids 3-4 mm, dark bronze or reddish-brown with darker segmental markings and a light dorsolateral and ventral dusting of wax powder. In large and dense colonies on the bark of 1-5 cm thick branches. They produce large quantities of honey dew. Attacked trees are sometimes defoliated, produce no cones and the growth is reduced.

hostplants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Cedrus atlantica, deodara, libani.

references

Aytar (2006a), Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Koteiche & Antoun (2006a), Laamari, Coeur d’Acier & Jousselin (2013a), Lampel & Burgener (1966a), Lampel & Meier (2003a), Landeka & Podnar (2017a), Núñez-Pérez & Tizado (1996a).

mod 20.x.2017