Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tomicus destruens

Tomicus destruens (Wollaston, 1865)

mediterranean pine shoot weevil

on Pinus

parasite

Larvae bore in the bark of young thin stems and not too thick branches.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Pinus brutia, canariensis, halepensis, pinaster, pinea.

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Ciesla, Erkanat & Akeson (2011a), Faccoli (2006a), Faccoli & Cecchi (2003a), Forbicioni, Abbazzi, Bellò ao (2019a), Lieutier, Mendel & Faccoli (2016a), López Romero, Romón Ochoa, Iturrondobeitia Bilbao & Goldaracena Lafuente (2007a), Nikulina, Mandelshtam, Petrov, ao (2015a), Ruiz-Portero, Barranco & Cabello (2004a), Sarikaya & Avci (2011a).

Last modified 24.xii.2020