Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cinara oxycedri

Cinara oxycedri Binazzi,1996

on Juniperus


Apterae 2-3 mm, greyish-white due to covering of wax powder, with two diverging rows of blackish patches from thorax to abdominal tergites 2 or 3, prominent black siphuncular cones and dark legs. In small colonies on the twigs; ant-attended.

host plants

Cupressaceae, narrowly monophagous

Juniperus oxycedrus & subsp. macrocarpa.


Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, Binazzi & Pérez Hidalgo (2002a), Şenol, Akyildirim Beğen, Görür & Demi̇rtaş (2014a).

Last modified 1.ii.2019