Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acyrthosiphon ilka

Acyrthosiphon ilka Mordvilko, 1914

polyphagous

parasite

Apterae 1-3 mm, green, often with darker green dorsal cross-bands.

host plants

Argyranthemum foeniculaceum; Bidens; Carthamus; Cichorium; Erysimum; Fagonia cretica; Foeniculum vulgare; Glaucium corniculatum; Helminthotheca echioides; Isatis; Lactuca; Lapsana; Launaea arborescens; Leontodon saxatilis; Linum; Papaver rhoeas; Picris; Sisymbrium; Sonchus; Tolpis succulenta.

distribution within Europe

southern Europe (PESI, 2018).

synonyms

Acyrthosiphon bidentis Eastop, 1953.

references

Aguirre-Segura, Pascual & Cueto (1993a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Nieto Nafría, Carnero Hernández & Mier Durante (1977a), Pita & Ilharco (2004b).

Last modified 27.xii.2018