Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lipaphis rossi

Lipaphis rossi Börner, 1939

on Arabidopsis, Arabis


aphids in the inflorescence cause disfiguring both of the inflorescence and greening of the flowers themselves. The basal rosette leaves were strongly longitudinally rolled and purple in colour. Apterae 1-2 mm, dark green with dark grey-brown head and transversal bars across the back.

host plants

Brassicaceae, ± monophagous

Arabidopsis arenosa, petraea, thaliana; Arabis glabra, hirsuta.


Beguinot (2002a), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Heie (1992a), Müller (1986a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Prior (1971a), Roskam (2009a), Tomasi (2014a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 26.i.2019