Drepanosiphum platanoidis (Schrank, 1801)

Hemiptera, Aphididae

on Acer

Drepanosiphum platanoidis: alatae on Acer pseudoplatanus

Acer pseudoplatanus, Zeewolde, Harderbos © Hans Jonkman

Drepanosiphum platanoidis on Acer pseudoplatanus

Acer pseudoplatanus, Biddinghuizen, Spijk- en Bremerbergbos © Hans Jonkman; det. Ad Sonnemans

gall

the aphids cause a weak downwrds rolling of the leaves. No host alternation.

hostplants

Sapindaceae, monophagous

Acer pseudoplatanus.

Records from other maples (A. campestre, platanoides, saccharinum) probably concern xenophagy.

references

Buhr (1964a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Hellrigl (2004a), Influential Points (2017), Kollár (2007a), Lampel &anp; Meier (2003a), Mackoś (0000a), Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1981a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Stroyan (1977a), Tambs-Lyche & Heie (1984a).

12/05/2017

pub 12.v.2017 · mod 28.vi.2017