Lineaspis striata (Newstead, 1897)

snow scale

on Cupressaceae, Taxus

parasite

Females schale translucent white, convex, pear shaped, up to 2 mm long; exuviae yellow, near the tip. On the needles. Inside the scale the body is yellow.

host plants

Cupressaceae, Taxaceae, restricted polyphagous

Cupressus macrocarpa, sempervirens; Juniperus communis, oxycedrus, phoenicea; Taxus baccata; Thuja occidentalis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

references

Akkuzu, Arslangündoğdu & Selmi (2006a), Ben-Dov Y & Sánchez-García (2015a), Blay Goicoechea (1992a), Gomez-Menor Ortega (1957a, 1960a), Pellizzari, Porcelli, Seljak & Kozár (2011a), ScaleNet (2018), Soria, del Estal & Viñuela (1996a), Ülgentürk, Çanakçioğlu & Kaygin (2004a).

mod 7.i.2019