Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acyrthosiphon nigripes

Acyrthosiphon nigripes Hille Ris Lambers, 1935

on Laserpitium, Peucedanum, Seseli


Apterae 3-4 mm, shining green or brown with black appendages; at the undersides of the leaves.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Laserpitium siler; Peucedanum officinale, ruthenicum; Seseli leucospermum, montanum, osseum.


Hottesina nigripes.


The populations on Peucedanum and Seseli are considered separate subspecies (A. nigripes peucedani Szelegiewicz, 1967 and A. n. nigripes = A. n. superba (Börner, 1950) = A. n. blattnyi Pintera, 1968).


Blackman & Eastop (2018), Börner & Franz (1956a), Hellrigl (2004a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Szelegiewicz (1982b), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 10.ii.2019