Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lepidosaphes newsteadi

Lepidosaphes newsteadi (Šulc, 1895)

pine oyster shell scale

on conifers

parasite

Scales on the needles.

host plants

Cupressaceae, Pinaceae, narrowly polyphagous

Abies alba, nordmanniana subsp. equi-trojani, pinsapo; Cedrus; Cryptomeria; Picea pungens; Pinus nigra & subsp. pallasiana, sylvestris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Insulaspis newsteadi.

references

Akkuzu, Arslangündoğdu & Selmi (2006a), Ćwierzyk & Dziedzicka (1987a), Dziedzicka (1988a), Hellrigl (2004a), Japoshvili & Karaca (2002a), Kozár, Guignard, Bachmann ao (1994a), Malumphy & Kahrer (2011a), Ülgentürk, Çanakçioğlu & Kaygin (2004a) .

Last modified 26.ii.2020