Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphis antherici

Aphis antherici Holman, 1966

on Anthericum


Apterae 1-2 mm, dark bluish green, brown to black; most of the year at the basal and below-ground parts of the plant, often in ant shelters; when the plant is in flower also higher up on the host.

host plants

Asparagaceae, monophagous

Anthericum liliago, ramosum.


Aphis liliago Müller, 1968.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (198a), Müller (1986a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 19.i.2019