Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dysaphis newskyi

Dysaphis newskyi (Börner,1940)

hogweed mealy root aphid

on Heracleum

Dysaphis newskyi: aptera on Hracleum sphondylium

Hracleum sphondylium, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

parasite

Apterae 2-3 mm, powdered with wax; in the lower leaf sheaths and at the root collar; ant-attended.

hostplants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Heracleum austriacum, sphondylium.

synonyms

Jezabura newskyi.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Hansen, Hattendorf, Wittenberg ao (2006a), Heie (1992a), Petrović (1998a).

Last modified 26.iii.2018