Aphis (Aphis) fabae Scopoli, 1763,

Albrecht, Anders Christian, 2017, Illustrated identification guide to the Nordic aphids feeding on Conifers (Pinophyta) (Insecta, Hemiptera, Sternorhyncha, Aphidomorpha), European Journal of Taxonomy 338, pp. 1-160: 13-14

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2017.338

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:86786AB1-4A1A-4A1E-B42B-53B73D66ED60

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3851566

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFEC-FFC5-AB58-F96D1442424A

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Aphis (Aphis) fabae Scopoli, 1763
status

 

Aphis (Aphis) fabae Scopoli, 1763 

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Diagnosis

Aptera 1.5–3 mm, dull black; legs and antennae partly white; abdomen sometimes with white wax markings; usually ant-attended. Polyphagous species (or group of species). Holocyclic and dioecious, primary hosts are Euonymus  ( Celastraceae  ), Philadelphus  ( Hydrangeaceae  ) and Viburnum  ( Adoxaceae  ). Numerous plants, mostly herbs, serve as secondary hosts. Only occasionally on conifers. Often attended by ants, but none recorded from conifers.

Recorded coniferous hosts

Pinaceae  : Picea sitchensis  ; Larix decidua  , kaempferi  ; Tsuga heterophylla  ; Pinus contorta  .

Distribution

D S N F I.

A13 (A12 A14) Siphunculi present as pores not raised from body surface ........ Mindarus Koch, 1857 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphididae

Genus

Aphis