Dysaphis gallica (Hille Ris Lambers, 1955)

ivy-leaved toadflax aphid

on Antirrhinum, Cymbalaria, Veronica

Dysaphis gallica: aptera on Veronica persica

Veronica persica, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

parasite

Apterae 1-2 mm; often with a reddish tinge around the base of the sipunculi.

hostplants

Plantaginaceae, oligophagous

Antirrhinum majus; Cymbalaria muralis; Veronica anagallis-aquatica, persica.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Lampel & Meier (2007a).

mod 14.i.2018