Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Brachyderes incanus

Brachyderes incanus (Linnaeus, 1758)

grey pine weevil

on Pinus, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots; adults free on the needles. Oviposition in the soil.

host plants

polyphagous

Pinus nigra subsp. laricio, sylvestris.

To a lesser degree also other conifers and broadleaved trees like Betula pendula; Cistus ladanifer; Quercus ilex, robur, rotundifolia, suber

phenology

Hibernation as larva and imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

see de Fluiter.

references

Compte (1981a), de Fluiter (1935a), Gallardo & Cárdenas (2017a). Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sáez Bolaño, Blanco Villero, Sánchez Ruiz & Alonso-Zarazaga (2010a).

Last modified 3.ii.2021