Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphis caroliboerneri

Aphis caroliboerneri (Remaudière, 1952)

on Bupleurum


Apterae 1 mm, grey covered with dense waxy secretion. In small colonies on flowerheads, also on the upper side of the leaves.

host plants

Apiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Bupleurum rigidum.

distribution within Europe

West Mediterranean.


Blackman & Eastop (2018), García Prieto & Nieto Nafría (2005a), Meliá Masiá (1986a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, García Prieto & Pérez Hidalgo (2005a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998a).

Last modified 14.i.2019