Muscaphis cuspidata (Stroyan, 1955),

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: 16-17

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.3793949

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FC8787-A519-BF35-FDB7-F98E60D7B010

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Muscaphis cuspidata (Stroyan, 1955)
status

 

Muscaphis cuspidata (Stroyan, 1955) 

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Diagnosis

Apterae 0.7–1 mm, dark greenish brown to black, abdominal dorsum and siphunculi black, legs brown. Dorsum reticulate, siphunculi conical, distinctly dorsoventrally flattened, squamose–papillose, aperture small, subapical. PT/B = 1.2–1.5, RIV+V/HT2 = 0.9–1.15. Can be found all the year round. Pond and stream margins, often submerged. Monoecious. Not ant-attended.

Recorded hosts

Amblystegiaceae  : Drepanocladus aduncus  ; Brachytheciaceae  : Brachythecium rivulare  *; Hypnaceae  : Calliergonella cuspidata  .

Distribution

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