Brachycaudus malvae Shaposhnikov, 1964

mallow aphid

on Malva

Brachycaudus malvae: aptera on Malva sylvestris

Malva sylvestris, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

parasite

Apterae ± 2 mm, in ant-attended colonies at base of stem and on the lower leaves.

host plants

Malvaceae, monophagous

Malva neglecta, nicaeensis, parviflora, sylvestris.

references

Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998b), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

mod 25.i.2019