Xerobion blascoi (García Prieto & Sanchís Segovia, 1998)

on Artemisia

parasite

Apterae 1-1.5 mm, dull black. In very dense colonies on the ultimate thin branches, often causing deformation.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Artemisia herba-alba, valentina.

synonyms

Aphis (Absinthaphis) blascoi.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2018), García Prieto, Pérez Hidalgo, Mier Durante & Nieto Nafría (2004a), Kadyrbekov (2014a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, García Prieto & Pérez Hidalgo (2005a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a).

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