Delphiniobium junackianum (Karsch, 1887)

monkshood aphid

on Aconitum, Delphinium

parasite

Apterae 3-5 mm, bluish green, with mainly dark antennae legs, siphunculi and cauda, forming colonies mainly on upper parts of stems and between flowers. Not attended by ants.

host plants

Ranunculaceae, oligophagous

Aconitum x cammarum, carmichaeili, firmum, lasiocarpum, lycoctonum subsp. septentrionale, moldavicum, napellus, toxicum, variegatum; Consolida ajacis, regalis; Delphinium elatum.

notes

Wojciechowski ao also mention the subspecies D. junackianum sylvanae (Knechtel & Manolache, 1943), living on Aconitum moldavicum.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1964b), Durak, Durak & Borowiak-Sobkowiak (0000a), Heie (1995a). Influential Points (2017), Lampel (1988a), Osiadacz & Wieczorek (0000a, 20008a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Petrović (1998a), Roskam (2019a), Soika & Łabanowski (0000a), Weis (1955a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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