Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhyacionia logaea

Rhyacionia logaea Durrant, 1911

elgin shoot

on Pinus

parasite

The larva bores in a young shoot, descending from the terminal bud. The shoot withers.

host plants

Pinaceae, ± monophagous

Pinus sylvestris.

Occasionally Picea sitchensis.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as pupa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

See Hancock & Bland.

references

Aarvik (1987a), Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Roweck & Savenkov (2010a).

Last modified 1.ii.2020