Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Kermes greeni

Kermes greeni (Bodenheimer, 1931)

on Quercus

parasite

Females globular up to 7 mm, red, later brown, with black bands.

host plants

Fagacee, monophagous

Quercus coccifera.

distribution within Europe

Crete.

synonyms

Kermes palestinensis Balachowsky, 1953.

references

Pellizzari, Porcelli, Convertini & Marotta (2012a), Pellizzari, Porcelli, Seljak & Kozár (2011a), Spodek, Ben-Dov & Mendel (2013a), Spodek, Ben-Dov & Protasov (2012), Stathas, Kartsonas & Skouras (2013a).

Last modified 20.v.2020