Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hylastes angustatus

Hylastes angustatus (Herbst, 1793)

on Picea, Pinus

parasite

Larvae and adults in the bark of thick roots and the base of the stem of weakened trees. The species is monogamous.

host plants

Pinaceae, oligophagous

Picea abies, orientalis; Pinus nigra & subsp. pallasiana, peuce, pinaster, pinea, ponderosa, radiata, sylvestris.

Also Abies nordmanniana (Selmi)

phenology

Unovoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Borowski & Mokrzycki (2016a), Duffy (1953a), Gatti (2011a), Lieutier, Mendel & Faccoli (2016a), López Romero, Romón Ochoa, Iturrondobeitia Bilbao & Goldaracena Lafuente (2007a), Munroe (1926a), Nikulina, Mandelshtam, Petrov, ao (2015a), Sarikaya & Avci (2011a), Schedl (1980a), Selmi (1987a).

Last modified 3.iv.2021