Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pityogenes calcaratus

Pityogenes calcaratus (Eichhof, 1878)

on Pinus, etc.

parasite

In the bark of thin branches of severely weakened trees; polygamous species.

host plants

Pinaceae, oligophagous

Cedrus deodara; Pinus brutia, halepensis, nigra, pinaster, pinea, radiata, sylvestris; Pseudotsuga menziesii.

phenology

2-4 generations.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

notes

Mainly in trees that already have been weakened by an attack bt Orthotomicus erosus.

references

Faccoli & Cecchi (2003a), Forbicioni, Abbazzi, Bellò ao (2019a), Lieutier, Mendel & Faccoli (2016a), Lombardero (1995a), López Romero, Romón Ochoa, Iturrondobeitia Bilbao & Goldaracena Lafuente (2007a), Mifsud & Knížek (2009a), Nikulina, Mandelshtam, Petrov, ao (2015a), Sarikaya & Avci (2011a).

Last modified 24.xii.2020