Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acyrthosiphon primulae

Acyrthosiphon primulae Theobald, 1913

primrose aphid

on Primula

Acyrthosiphon primulae: aptera on Primula veris

Primula veris, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints


Apterae 2-3 mm, pale yellow or greenish yellow, shiny, with apices of antennae and legs dark; at undersides of leaves.

host plants

Primulaceae, monophagous

Primula acaulis, x kewensis, obconica, veris


Microlophium primulae.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1994a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Wojciechowski, Depa, HalgoŇ° ao (2016a).

Last modified 24.i.2019