Dynamics of Forest Insect Populations pp 111-128

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The Large Pine Aphid on Scots Pine in Britain

  • Neil A. C. Kidd

Abstract

The large pine aphid, Cinara pinea (Mordvilko), infests a number of pines but is found most commonly on Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris).16 It is widely distributed throughout the Palaearctic, coinciding with the range of its main host plant.6 There are also numerous records from North America, where Scots pine has been introduced and grown on a commercial basis.

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  • Neil A. C. Kidd
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  1. 1.Department of ZoologyUniversity CollegeCardiffUSA

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