Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pityophthorus lichtensteinii

Pityophthorus lichtensteinii (Ratzeburg, 1837)

on Picea, Pinus

parasite

Larvae and adults in the bark of 1-2 years old twigs of weakened trees; polygamous species; feeding pattern with 4-7 brood galleries.

host plants

Pinaceae, oligophagous

Picea obovata; Pinus cwmbra mugo, nigra & subsp. laricio + pallasiana, pinaster, sibirica, strobus, sylvestris.

çRarely Abies alba; Picea abies.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Borowski & Mokrzycki (2016a), Cola & Freude (1972a), Doychev & Ovcharov (2006a), Duffy (1953a), López Romero, Romón Ochoa, Iturrondobeitia Bilbao & Goldaracena Lafuente (2007a), Munroe (1926a), Nikulina, Mandelshtam, Petrov, ao (2015a), Plaza (1983a), Schedl (1980a).

Last modified 23.xi.2020