Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphis uvaeursi

Aphis uvaeursi Osssiannisson, 1959

on Arctostaphylos

parasite

Apterae 1-2 mm, dark brownish green to black. In dense colonies at the tips of the prostrate plants, that are tented over by ants.

hostplants

Ericaceae, monophagpous

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1986a), Tambs-Lyche & Heie (1984a).

Last modified 17.xi.2017