Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pissodes pini

Pissodes pini (Linnaeus, 1758)

banded pine weevil

on Picea, Pinus


Larvae bore in the cambium of diseased or dying stems; here also the pupation.

host plants

Pinaceae, oligophagous

Picea abies; Pinus sylvestris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Balalaikins & Bukejs (2012b), Lu, Zhang & Langor (2007a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 3.x.2020