Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphis brotericola

Aphis brotericola Mier Durante, 1978

on Euphorbia


Apterae 1-2 mm, black, often covered with whitish wax powder. Forming dense colonies on leaves.


Euphorbiaceae, monophagous

Euphorbia biumbellata, dendroides, esula, lagascae, nicaeensis, oxyphylla, segetalis.

distribution within Europe

West Mediterranean.


Blackman & Eastop (2018), González Funes & Michelena Saval (1988b), Mier Durante, Seco Fernández & Nieto Nafría (1989a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, García Prieto & Pérez Hidalgo (2005a), Papapanagiotou, Nathanailidou, Taylor ao (2012a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998a).

Last modified 5.iii.2018