Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphis breviseta

Aphis breviseta Holman, 1966

on Potentilla


Apterae 1-2 mm, bright yellowish green. On basal parts of stems and rhizomes, under earthen sheaths built by ants; steppe species.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Potentilla cinerea, crantzii, pusilla.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Blackman & Eastop (2019), Wojciechowski, Depa, HalgoŇ° ao (2016a).

Last modified 20.i.2019