Aphis frangulae beccabungae Koch, 1855

on Frangula, primary host plant

host plants

Rhamnaceae, monophagous

Frangula alnus.


on Veronica, etc., secondary host plants

Aphis fabae beccabunga: aptera on Veronica sp.

Veronica spec., UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

parasite

Apterae 1-2 mm.

host plants

Lamiaceae, Plantaginaceae, etc., polyphagous

Capsella bursa-pastoris; Epilobium; Galeopsis ladanum, tetrahit; Ipomoea tricolor; Lamium amplexicaule, purpureum; Lysimachia vulgaris; Solanum tuberosum; Stachys arvensis; Valeriana officinalis; Verbena officinalis; Veronica austriaca subsp. teucrium, beccabunga, chamaedrys.

Mainly on Veronica (beccabunga). Causes leaf nests in Galeopsis. In Solanum tuberosum mainy on the lower leaves. Not on Chamerion angustifolium, Cucurbitaceae, Eupatorium cannabinum.

synonyms

Aphis, Cerosipha, beccabungae.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1964b, 1965a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, García Prieto & Pérez Hidalgo (2005a), Piron (2009a), Roskam (2009a), Weis (1955a), vWojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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