Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thaumetopoea hellenica

Thaumetopoea hellenica Trematerra & Scalercio, 2017

on Pinus

parasite

Eggs in elongated clumps along the thinner branches, Larvae at the needles.

phenology

Large groups of larvae hibernate in a collective globular web at the end of a branch.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Pinus ? brutia, halepensis.

distribution within Europe

Greece.

egg, larva, pop

see Trematerra & Colacci.

references

Trematerra & Colacci (2018a), Trematerra, Scalercio & Colacci (2017a).

Last modified 13.iv.2022