Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Paradiplosis abietispectinatae

Paradiplosis abietispectinatae (Tubeuf, 1930)

on Abies

gall

The lower part of the needles is widened, and red to brown in colour. Larvae orange yellow, usually solitary; they can jump; they live in the parenchyma of the needle. Univoltine; hibernation and pupation within the gall.

hostplants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Abies alba.

larva

Paradiplosis abietispectinatae: spatula

spatula with papillae (from Möhn, 1955a)

synonyms

Agevillea, Paradiplosis abietis (Hubault, 1945)

references

Barnes (1951a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Möhn (1955), Roskam (2019a), Simova-Tošić (2008a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a).

Last modified 13.ix.2019