Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gilpinia virens

Gilpinia virens (Klug, 1812)

on Pinus

Gilpinia virens: larva on Pinus spec.

Pinus spec., Belgium, prov. prov. Namur, Doische, Matagne-la-Grande, 15.x.2014 © Stéphane Claerebout

Gilpinia virens: larva on Pinus spec.

larva lateral

Gilpinia virens: larva



Larvae free on the needles.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Pinus sylvestris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Chevin (1997a), Heibo, Lønnve, Barstad ao (2014a), Schedl (1975a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

Last modified 29.viii.2023