Amphorophora ampullata Buckton, 1876,

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: 41

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Amphorophora ampullata Buckton, 1876


Amphorophora ampullata Buckton, 1876 

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Aptera 3–5 mm, bright green without markings. Eyes red. Holocyclic, monoecious. Shady places, parks, gardens, mixed and deciduous forests. Not ant-attended.

Recorded hosts

Aspleniaceae  : Asplenium  sp.; Athyriaceae  : Athyrium filix-femina  *; Cystopteridaceae  : Cystopteris montana  ; Gymnocarpium dryopteris  ; Dennstaedtiaceae  : Dennstaedtia  sp., Pteridium aquilinum  ; Dryopteridaceae  : Dryopteris carthusiana  *, D. dilatata  , D. filix-mas  , Polystichum  sp.; Onocleaceae  : Matteuccia struthiopteris  *; Thelypteridaceae  : Phegopteris connectilis  , Thelypteris palustris  .


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