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Dendrolimus pini
(pine-tree lappet)

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Dendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 28 March 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Pest
  • Host Animal
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Dendrolimus pini
  • Preferred Common Name
  • pine-tree lappet
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta

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Dendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); adult male, at rest, on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine)
TitleAdult male
CaptionDendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); adult male, at rest, on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine)
Copyright©Hannes Lemme/Bavarian State Research Center for Agriculture/Bugwood.org - CC BY-NC 3.0 US
Dendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); adult male, at rest, on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine)
Adult maleDendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); adult male, at rest, on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine)©Hannes Lemme/Bavarian State Research Center for Agriculture/Bugwood.org - CC BY-NC 3.0 US
Dendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); larva at rest on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).
TitleLarva
CaptionDendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); larva at rest on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).
Copyright©Dr. Guido Bohne/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 2.0
Dendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); larva at rest on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).
LarvaDendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); larva at rest on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).©Dr. Guido Bohne/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 2.0
Dendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); close view of larva at rest on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).
TitleLarva
CaptionDendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); close view of larva at rest on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).
Copyright©Dr. Guido Bohne/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 2.0
Dendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); close view of larva at rest on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).
LarvaDendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); close view of larva at rest on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).©Dr. Guido Bohne/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 2.0
Dendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); larval cocoons (arrowed), on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).
TitleLarval cocoons
CaptionDendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); larval cocoons (arrowed), on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).
Copyright©Hannes Lemme/Bavarian State Research Center for Agriculture/Bugwood.org - CC BY-NC 3.0 US
Dendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); larval cocoons (arrowed), on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).
Larval cocoonsDendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet); larval cocoons (arrowed), on Pinus sylvestris (Scots pine).©Hannes Lemme/Bavarian State Research Center for Agriculture/Bugwood.org - CC BY-NC 3.0 US

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Dendrolimus pini Linnaeus

Preferred Common Name

  • pine-tree lappet

Other Scientific Names

  • Bombyx pini Linnaeus
  • Dendrolimus segregatus Butler
  • Gastropacha pini Linnaeus
  • Lasiocampa pini Linnaeus
  • Phalaena pini Linnaeus

International Common Names

  • English: pine lappet; pine lappet, moth; pine, moth
  • Spanish: lasiocampa del pino
  • French: bombyce du pin; bombyx du pin; lasiocampe du pin

Local Common Names

  • Denmark: fyrrespinder
  • Finland: maentykehraeaejae
  • Germany: Kiefernglucke; Spinner, Kiefern-; Spinner, Ostasiatischer Kiefen-
  • Italy: Bombice del pino
  • Netherlands: Dennenspinner, grove
  • Norway: furuspinder
  • Sweden: tallspinnare

EPPO code

  • DENDPI (Dendrolimus pini)
  • DENDSE (Dendrolimus segregatus)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Lepidoptera
  •                         Family: Lasiocampidae
  •                             Genus: Dendrolimus
  •                                 Species: Dendrolimus pini

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

ChinaPresent

Africa

MoroccoPresentEPPO, 2014

Europe

AustriaUnconfirmed record
BelarusUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
CroatiaRestricted distributionEPPO, 2014
Czechoslovakia (former)Unconfirmed record
DenmarkPresentEPPO, 2014
FinlandUnconfirmed record
Former USSRPresent
FrancePresent, few occurrencesEPPO, 2014
GermanyPresent
HungaryPresentCAB Abstracts
ItalyPresent
NetherlandsUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
NorwayUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
PolandPresentCAB Abstracts
Russian FederationPresent
ScandinaviaPresent
SwedenUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
SwitzerlandUnconfirmed record
UKRestricted distributionEPPO, 2014
-ScotlandRestricted distributionEPPO, 2014

Host Plants and Other Plants Affected

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List of Symptoms/Signs

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SignLife StagesType
Leaves / honeydew or sooty mould

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Araneus diadematus Predator
Beauveria bassiana Pathogen
Blepharipa pratensis Parasite Larvae
Blondelia nigripes Parasite Larvae
Campylochaeta inepta Parasite Larvae
Compsilura concinnata Parasite Larvae
Cytoplasmic polyhedrosis virus (CPV) Pathogen Larvae
cytoplasmic polyhedrosis viruses Pathogen Larvae
Drino inconspicua Parasite Larvae
Eupelmus urozonus Parasite
Exorista fasciata Parasite Larvae
Exorista larvarum Parasite Larvae
Exorista segregata Parasite Larvae
Formica cinerea Predator
Glyptapanteles inclusus Parasite Larvae
Glytapanteles inclusus Parasite Larvae
Gregopimpla bernuthii Parasite
Huebneria affinis Parasite Larvae
Iseropus stercorator Parasite
Masicera silvatica Parasite Larvae
Masicera sphingivora Parasite Larvae
Nowickia ferox Parasite
Nucleopolyhedrosis virus Pathogen
Nyctalus noctula Predator
Ooencyrtus pityocampae Parasite
Orgilus laevigator Parasite Larvae
Pachyneuron muscarum Parasite
Pales pavida Parasite Larvae
Parasetigena silvestris Parasite
Tachina lurida Parasite Larvae
Telenomus bombycis Parasite
Telenomus tetratomus Parasite
Therion circumflexum Parasite
Trichogramma dendrolimi Parasite
Trichogramma evanescens Parasite Eggs
Trichogramma telengai Parasite Eggs
Zygobothria atropivora Parasite

References

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EPPO, 2014. PQR database. Paris, France: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. http://www.eppo.int/DATABASES/pqr/pqr.htm

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