Capitophorus similis van der Goot, 1915

buckthorn-butterbur aphid

on Elaeagnus, Hippophae, primary host plants

parasite

Apterae ± 2 mm

host plants

Elaeagnaceae, oligophagous

Elaeagnus angustifolia, umbellata; Hippophae rhamnoides.


on Asteraceae, secondary host plants

Capitophorus similis: aptera and larva on Petasites hybridus

Petasites hybridus, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints: aptera and, below, a fourth instar alata larva

parasite

Apterae 2-3 mm, at the underside of the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, Senecioneae, narrowly oligophagous

Adenostyles alpina subsp. australis; Chiliadenus? bocconei; Homogyne; Petasites albus, hybridus, spurius; Tussilago farfara.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Danielsson (1974a), Durak, Durak & Borowiak-Sobkowiak (2011a), Heie (1994a), Hellrigl (2004a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Mifsud, Mangion, Azzopardi ao (2011a), Nieto Nafría, Latteur, Mier Durante ao (1999a), Nieto Nafría, Remaudière & Mier Durante (1991a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Petrović (1998a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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