Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acantholyda posticalis

Acantholyda posticalis (Matsumura, 1912)

great pine web-spinning sawfly

on Pinus

Acantholyda posticalis egg

egg on a needle (after Viitasaari, from van Achterberg & van Aartsen).

parasite

Larvae in frass-incrustrated silken tubes among the needles.

host plants

Pinaceae, monofaag

Pinus densiflora, mugo, nigra, strobus, sylvestris, thunbergii.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Acantholyda pinivora Enslin, 1912.

references

van Achterberg & van Aartsen (1986a), BeneŇ° (2013a), Gyurkovics & Haris (2012a), Hoop (1983a), Midtgaard (1986a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a.

Last modified 6.viii.2020