Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pityophthorus pityographus

Pityophthorus pityographus (Ratzeburg, 1837)

fir bark beetle

on Picea, etc.

Pityophthorus pityographus: gallery pattern

gallery pattern (from Rell ao)

parasite

Larvae and adults in the bark of the thinnest twigs.

host plants

Pinaceae, oligophagous

Abies alba, cephalonica, nordmanniana subsp. equi-trojani; Larix decidua; Picea abies, omorika; Pinus cembra, mugo & subsp. rotundata, strobus, sylvestris; Pseudotsuga menziesii.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Battisti & Gallo (1987a), Doychev & Ovcharov (2006a), Hellrigl (1985a), Lieutier, Mendel & Faccoli (2016a), Nikulina, Mandelshtam, Petrov, ao (2015a), Plaza (1983a), Rell, Knížek & Galko (2020a), Schedl (1980a), Vojtěch, Křenová & Jakuš (2013a).

Last modified 23.xi.2020