Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphis longirostris

Aphis longirostris (Börner, 1950)

sea plantain aphid

on Plantago

Aphis longirostris on Plantago coronopus

Plantago coronopus, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints


Apterae 1-2 mm; at the root collar and on etiolated leaf bases in ant shelters.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Plantago coronopus, major, maritima, media.


Aphis insularis Hille Ris Lambers, 1959; A. longirostrata Hille Ris Lambers, 1966.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a)m García Prieto, Pérez Hidalgo, Mier Durante & Nieto Nafría (2004a), Heie (1986a), Hille Ris Lambers (1959a), Müller (1986a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, García Prieto & Pérez Hidalgo (2005a), Piron (2017a), Stekolshchikov, Gavrilyuk & Novgorodova (2008a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 22.i.2019