Hyalopterus persikonus Miller, Lozier & Footitt, 2008

Hemiptera, Aphididae

on Prunus

gall

aphids at the underside of the leaves, 2-3 mm long, probably strongly resembling those of Hyalopterus amygdali..

primary hostplants

Rosaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Prunus persica.

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secondary hostplants

Poaceae, ? monophagous

? Phragmites australis.

notes

on the secundary hostplant the aphids cannot be distinguished from those of the common Hyalopterus pruni.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2014).

14/06/2014

mod 27.vi.2018