Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Megastigmus pistaciae

Megastigmus pistaciae Walker, 1871

pistachio seed wasp

on Pistacia

parasite

Larvae in the seeds.

host plants

Anacardiaceae, monophagous

Pistacia atlantica & subsp. mutica, chinensis subsp. integerrima, khinjuk, lentiscus, terebinthus, vera.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

larva

see Doğanlar ao, Nieves-Aldrey ao.

parasitoids, predators

Cyrtoptyx pistaciae; Eupelmus gemellus, pistaciae; Eurytoma pistacina; Sycophila pistacina.

references

Doğanlar, Karadağ & Mendel (2009a), Longo & Suma (2011a), Lotfalizadeh, Delvare & Rasplus (2008a), Nieves-Aldrey, Hernández Nieves & Gómez (2008a), Roques & Skrzypczyńska (2003a), Zerova & Seryogina (2009a).

Last modified 17.vi.2022