Piceacecis abietiperda (Henschel, 1880)
Picea abies, Denmark © Simon Haarder
larvae in the gall; because of their colour probably not yet full grown.
Picea abies, Belgium, prov. Luxembourg, Neufchâteau, Grapfontaine © Stéphane Claerebout: vacated gall
often several together
small swelling under the bud scales of a current year’s shoot, mostly several together. In each gall a larva with the colour of red lead. Univoltine. The larvae hibernate in the gall.
Houard (1908a) additionally mentions Abies nordmanniana, most probably in error.
Dasineura, Perrisia, abietiperda; Dasineura, Perrisia, piceae Henschel, 1881.
Barnes (1951a), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Gagné & Graney (2014a), Gagné & Jaschof (2014a), Haarder, Bruun, Harris & Skuhravá (2016a), Houard (1908a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a), Skuhravá (1989a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 1999a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Tomasi (2014a).