Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Sirex cyaneus

Sirex cyaneus Fabricius, 1781

dark-horned blue horntail

on Abies, etc.


Larvae bore in the stem.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Abies alba; Larix decidua; Picea abies; Pinus sylvestris; Pseudotsuga.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Chrystal (1928a), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2000a), Pschorn-Walcher & Taeger (1995), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

Last modified 8.iii.2021