Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acyrthosiphon knechteli

Acyrthosiphon knechteli (Börner, 1950)

on Vaccinium

parasite

Apterae 2-3 mm, red or green, at the underside of the leaves and at the shoot tips.

hostplants

Ericaceae, narrowly monophagous

Vaccinium uliginosum.

synonyms

Metopolophium knechteli.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Heie (1994a), Lampel & Meier (2007a).

Last modified 1.iv.2018