Tetraneura ulmi (Linnaeus, 1758),

Albrecht, Anders Christian, 2015, Identification guide to Nordic aphids associated with mosses, horsetails and ferns (Bryophyta, Equisetophyta, Polypodiophyta) (Insecta, Hemiptera, Aphidoidea), European Journal of Taxonomy 145, pp. 1-55: 20-21

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2015.145

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:F6A3EA6C-9080-4DC7-9EF9-4C4DBEB4086F

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3793923

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FC8787-A505-BF31-FDA3-FD286164B0B4

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Tetraneura ulmi (Linnaeus, 1758)
status

 

Tetraneura ulmi (Linnaeus, 1758) 

Fig. 16

Diagnosis

Apterae 1.5–3 mm, pink, orange or purple, with a thin iridescent wax layer that is easily worn off. Siphuncular pores elevated on low cones. Dioecious. Alternating between elm Ulmus  ( Ulmaceae  ) and

grass roots ( Poaceae  ). Anholocyclic populations on secondary hosts common all year, and particularly juveniles are often seen in moss samples. Often in association with ants.

Distribution

D F N S.