Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Torosaspis cedricola

Torosaspis cedricola Ülgentürk & Kozár, 2011

on Cedrus

parasite

Small, semitransparent scales on the needles; in parks often in large numbers, may cause needle drop.

host plants

Pinaceae, oligophagous

Cedrus atlantica, deodara, libani.

In Iran also reported from Cupressus sempervirens.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Acanthomytilus cedricola.

references

Akkuzu, Arslangündoğdu & Selmi (2006a), Dostbi̇l & Ülgentürk (2016a), Japoshvili & Karaca (2002a), ScaleNet (2021), Ülgentürk, Çanakçioğlu & Kaygin (2004a), Ülgentürk, Özdemir, Muştu, ao (2019a), Ülgentürk, Şahi̇n, Ayhan, ao (2012b).

Last modified 29.x.2021