Dysaphis plantaginea (Passerini, 1860)

rosy apple aphid

on Malus, Pyrus, primary host plant

gall

in spring leaves are yellowed and crumpled, rolled inwards perpendicular to the midrib. Aphids reddish brown, covered with much wax. They preferably feed on the midrib.

host plants

Rosaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Malus domestica, zummi, sylvestris; Pyrus communis.

On Pyrus only in warmer regions.


on Plantago, secondary host plants

gall

Aphids at the underside of the leaves. Apterae 1-2 mm, pink tot reddish brown, wax-powdered, siphunculi with a dark tip. Not ant-attended.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Plantago lanceolata, major, media.

Osiadacz & Wojciechowski: Galium mollugo.

synonyms

Myzus, Sappaphis, mali Ferrari, 1872.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Barjadze, Japoshvili, Karaca & Özdemir (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Forrest & Dixon (1975a), Heie (1992a), Hellrigl (2004a), Houard (1908a), Lambinon Schneider & Feitz (2012a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Mier Durante, Seco Fernández & Nieto Nafría (1989a), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a), Petrović (1998a), Rakauskas & Trukšinaitė (2011a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Ripka, Reider & Szalay-Marzsó (1998a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998b), Tavares (1905a), Weis (1955a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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