Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cryphalus numidicus

Cryphalus numidicus Eichhof, 1878

on Abies, etc.

parasite

THe larvae make irregular tunnels in the phloem of young branches of healthy trees.

host plants

Pinaceae, oligophagous

Abies numidica, pinsapo; Cedrus atlantica; Pinus halepensis.

phenology

Univoltine or bivoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Lieutier, Mendel & Faccoli (2016a).

Last modified 27.x.2020