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 parenchhyma of the needle. Univoltine; hiberatian and pupation witin 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), 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).

mod 13.v.2018