Defractosiphon brevisiphon Mamontova-Solukha, 1968

on Seseli

parasite

Apterae ± 2 mm, mottled green with slight whitish pulverulence, head yellowish. The aphids sit, often in large numbers, singly on the sides of the leaf segments, that they strikingly resemble both in colour and in shape.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Seseli campestre, “elatum”, osseum.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2019), Mamontova-Solukha (1968a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

mod 30.i.2019