Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dioryctria mendacella

Dioryctria mendacella (Staudinger, 1859)

on Pinus

Dioryctria mendacella: feeding trace

feeding traces (from Huertas Dionisio)


Larvae bore in the green cones.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Pinus pinea.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Bracalini, Benedettelli, Croci ao (2013a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Huertas Dionisio, Vázquez García & Sánchez Gullón (2013a).

Last modified 3.viii.2021