Aphis fabae solanella Theobald, 1914

on Euonymus, primary host plant

gall

the leaves are curled. At the underside 2-3 mm large, dull black aphids

hostplants

Celastraceae, monophagous

Euonymus europaeus.


on Fallopia, Solanum etc., secondary host plant

Aphis fabae solanella: galling on Solanum nigrum

Solanum nigrum, Belgium, prov. Namur, Jambes © Stéphane Claerebout

Aphis fabae solanella: aptera on Solanum nigrum

aptera (surrounded by greenish yellow Macrosiphum euphorbiae).

Aphis fabae solanella on Solanum nigrum

Solanum nigrum, Dronten © Arnold Grosscurt

Aphis fabae solanella on Solanum nigrum

the aphids

hostplants

Polygonaceae, Solanaceae etc.

Cirsium arvense, oleraceum, rivulare; Cynara scolymus; Fallopia convolvulus; Onopordum acanthium; Rumex crispus; Solanum nigrum.

gall

often large colonies of 2-3 mm large, dull black aphids high in the plants.

synonyms

Aphis solanella.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Heie (1986a), Lampel (1988a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Roskam (2009a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998a).

mod 9.xi.2017