Dioryctria aulloi Barbey, 1930

on Abies

parasite

The young larva bores from autumn till the following spring in an one year old shoot. After the penultimate moult in enters the bud of a new shoot and empties it completely, leaving only the bud scales. Pupation in the soil.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Abies pinsapo.

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Segerer & Pröse (1997a).

mod 13.ii.2020