Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhyacionia pinicolana

Rhyacionia pinicolana (Doubleday, 1849)

orange-spotted shoot

on Pinus

parasite

The larvae bore i the young shoots that become disfigured and exude resin. Pupation in a frass-covered cocoon in the shoot.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Pinus halepensis, nigra, pinaster, pinea, sylvestris.

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

pupa

See Luquet, Patočka & Turčáni.

references

Baixeras, Domínguez & Martínez (1996a), Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Corley, Marabuto, Maravalhas ao (2008a), Corley, Marabuto & Pires (2007a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Luquet (1974a), Meijerman & Ulenberg (2000a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Requena i Miret (1998a), Seven, Ozdemir, Ozdemir & Bozkurt (2005a).

Last modified 7.x.2020