Aphis ulmariae von Paula Schrank, 1801

on Filipendula

Aphis ulmariae: galled inflorescence of Filipendula ulmaria

Filipendula ulmaria, Belgium, prov. Namur, Vierves-sur-Viroin, ancien gare © Stéphane Claerebout

Aphis ulmariae: aphids

aphids

gall

the inflorescences is changed into a tight bunch. Also the leaves are rumpled (Roskam). The aphids measure 1-2 mm, their colour is green, mottled with dark green, with darker head and legs. No host alternation

hostplants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Filpendula ulmaria.

synonyms

Aphidula, Macrosiphum, ulmariae; Aphis spiraeellla Schouteden, 1903.

references

Béguinot (2002d,e, 2006b), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1964d), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Heie (1986a), Houard (1908a), Lambinon & Schneider (2004a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, García Prieto & Pérez Hidalgo (2005a), Petrović (1998a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Schneider (2016a), Soika & Łabanowski (0000a, Sylvén (1960a), Tomasi (2014a), Weis (1955).

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