Brachycorynella asparagi (Mordvilko, 1929)

on Asparagus

Brachycorynella asparagi: damage to Asparagus officinalis

Asparagus officinalis, United States © Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University, Bugwood.org: at left a damaged plant

gall

tips of plant strongly compacted, bushy. Aphids 1-2 mm, green but greyish by powdering with wax.

host plants

Asparagaceae, monophagous

Asparagus aethiopicus, densiflorus, officinalis.

synonyms

Brachycolus asparagi.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Blackman & Eastop (2015), Buhr (1964b), Heie (1992a), Jörgl & Lampel (1988a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a), Tomasi (2014a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

mod 31.i.2019