Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pseudococcyx mughiana

Pseudococcyx mughiana (Zeller, 1868)

on Pinus

parasite

Larvae in a silken tube over the needles.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Pinus cembra, mugo.

phenology

The development of tha larva takes two years.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Blastethia mughiana, Evetria turionana mughiana.

references

Thomann (1956a), Varenne, Tautel & Nel (2005a), Ylla Ullastre & MaciĆ  Vila (2005a).

Last modified 16.ii.2020