Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cinara cuneomaculata

Cinara cuneomaculata (del Guercio, 1909)

brown larch aphid

on Larix

Cinara cuneomaculata on Larix decidua

Larix decidua, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints


Aphids in small colonies on thin, 0-2 years old branches; often attended by ants.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Larix decidua, gmelinii, kaempferi, laricina, sibirica.


The eggs, in bark fissures, are short-elliptic, brown, dusted with wax.


Cinara boerneri Hille Ris Lambers, 1956; C. lariciola Börner 1939 nec Matsumura, 1917.


Albrecht (2017a), Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Ehrhardt, Kloft & Kunkel (1961a), Heie (1995a), Hellrigl (2004a), Hille Ris Lambers (1956a), Influential Points (2017), Lampel (1988a), Lampel & Burgener (1966a), Lampel & Meier (2003a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Petrović (1998a), Weis (1955a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 14.vii.2023