Brachycaudus amygdalinus (Schouteden, 1905)

on Prunus, primary host plant


in spring the leaves are rolled, obliquely relative to the midrib.

host plants

Rosaceae, narrowly monophagous

Prunus domestica, dulcis, persica, tenella.

Mainly P. dulcis.

on Polygonaceae, secondary host plants


In Polygonum aviculare the larvae live in the ochrea, the membranaceous tube around each node.

host plants

Polygonaceae, oligophagous

Polygonum aviculare; Persicaria maculosa; Fagopyrum acutatum.


Aphis amygdalinus.


Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Buhr (1965a), Houard (1908a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Meliá Masiá (1986a), Petrović (1998a), Ripka, Reider & Szalay-Marzsó (1998a), Tavares (1905a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

mod 21.viii.2019