Aphis brunellae Schouteden, 1903

self-heal aphid

on Prunella

Aphis brunellae: aptera pn Prunella vulgaris

Prunella vulgaris, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

Aphis brunellae: gall on Prunella vulgaris

Prunella vulgaris, Belgium, prov. Namur, Viroinval © Stéphane Claerebout

Aphis brunellae: aphids (apterae)

aphids (apterae)

Aphis brunellae: apterae and ? males

aphids: apterae and ? males

gall

The leaves are rolled inwards, mostly downwards, less often upwards. The species is attended by ants.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Prunella grandiflora, laciniata, orientalis, vulgaris.

synonyms

Cerosipha brunellae.

references

Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Görür, Tepeci̇k, Akyildirim & Olcabey (2011a), Heie (1986a), Houard (1909a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, García Prieta & Pérez Hidalgo, (2005a), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Petrović (1998a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a)m Stekolshchikov, Gavrilyuk & Novgorodova (2008a), Tomasi (2014a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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