Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Crypturgus cinereus

Crypturgus cinereus (Herbst, 1793)

on Pinus, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults make irregular tunnels in the bark is weakened trees. The beetles, less than 1.5 mm in size, need the entrance holes of bigger species for penetration. The species is monogamous.

host plants

Pinaceae, oligophagous

Abies alba, sibirica; ? Juniperus; Picea abies, obovata, orientalis; Pinus halepensis, heldreichii, mugo subsp. rotundata, nigra & subsp. laricio + pallasiana, pinaster, pinea, radiata, strobus, sylvestris.

phenology

Univoltien.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Borowski & Mokrzycki (2016a), Doychev & Ovcharov (2006a), Duffy (1953a), Jordal & Kníźek (2007a), López Romero, Romón Ochoa, Iturrondobeitia Bilbao & Goldaracena Lafuente (2007a), Nikulina, Mandelshtam, Petrov, ao (2015a), Plaza (1983a), Ruiz-Portero, Barranco & Cabello (2004a), Schedl (1980a).

Last modified 23.xi.2020