Aphis mohelnensis Holman (1998)

on Hieracium, Pilosella

parasite

Apterae 1-2 mm, bluish green with dark head, siphunculi and cauda. Aphids high in the plants, mainly in the inflorescence (but Stekolshchikov ao found them at the root collar).

hostplants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Hieracium virosum; Pilosella bauhinii, echipodes.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

references

Blackman & Eastop (2018), Holman (1998a), Stekolshchikov, Gavrilyuk & Novgorodova (2008a).

mod 9.xii.2018