Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acyrthosiphon kondoi

Acyrthosiphon kondoi Shinji, 1938

blue alfalfa aphid, blue-green aphid

on Fabaceae

parasite

Apterae 2-3 mm, bluish green; on stems and leaves.

hostplants

Fabaceae, broadly oligophagous

Astragalus; Dorycnium; Lens; Lotus; Medicago sativa; Melilotus; Pisum; Trifolium; Vicia.

notes

An important pest on alfalfa.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1994a), Laamari, Coeur d’Acier & Jousselin (2013a).

Last modified 27.ix.2018