Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphis ucrainensis

Aphis ucrainensis Zhuravlyov, 1997

on Spiraea


Apterae 1-2 mm, shining black, slightly wax-dusted; in compact colonies on young shoots, also in the inflorescence and undersides of leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Spiraea crenata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Blackman & Eastop (2018), Novgorodova & Stekolshchikov (2013a), Stekolshchikov, Gavrilyuk & Novgorodova (2008a).

Last modified 12.ii.2020