Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphis esulae

Aphis esulae (Börner, 1940)

on Euphorbia


Apterae ± 2 mm, short-haired, pale brown, sometimes blackish dorsally especially behind and between siphunculi; in the inflorescence. Closely related with A. euphorbiae.

host plants

Euphorbiaceae, monophagous

Euphorbia cyparissias, esula & subsp. tommasiniana.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Pergandeida esulae.


Akyürek, Zeybekoğlu, Görür & Karavin (2019a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Börner & Franz (1956a), Novgorodova & Stekolshchikov (2013a), Stekolshchikov, Gavrilyuk & Novgorodova (2008a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 24.ii.2022