Patchiella reaumuri (Kaltenbach, 1843)
Tilia platyphyllos, Loenen (Ge) © Arnold Grosscurt
fundatrix surounded by young larvae
larvae, one already with wing pads
a week later; now a few alatae present
the end of young shoots, especially of suckers, spirally contorted; curled leaves in a compact leaf nest. Apart from the 4-5 mm large, almost globular, dark green fundatrix, all aphids are alatae. They are much visited by ants.
Tilia cordata, platyphyllos.
apterae, 2-3 mm, whitish, with much wax, on the rhizomes.
Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Heinze (1957a), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Lambinon & Schneider (2004a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Tomasi (2014a).