Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acyrthosiphon malvae potha

Acyrthosiphon malvae potha Börner, 1950

on Alchemilla (etc.?)

parasite

Apterae pale yellowish or greyish green.

host plants

Rosaceae, ? monophagous

Alchemilla alpina, conjuncta, fissa, sarmatica, subcrenata, vulgaris.

Possibly also Acaena, Geum rivale; Potentilla argentea.

synonyms

Acyrthosiphon pelargonii potha; Metopolophium potha.

notes

“Records of this subspecies from Potentilla, [like by Stekolshchikov ao], are possibly all referable to the very similar A. boreale” (Blackman & Eastop).

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Heie (1994a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Stekolshchikov, Leshchinskaya, Buga & Voronova (2010a)m Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 24.i.2019