Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lipaphis turritella

Lipaphis turritella (Wahlgren, 1938)

on Arabis, (Erysimum)


aphids in the inflorescence cause disfiguring both of the inflorescence and of the flowers themselves. Apterae 1-2 mm, greenish yellow to yellowish brown, dusted with white wax.

host plants

Brassicaceae, ± monophagous

Arabis glabra (= Turritids g.).

Also recorded from Erysimum cheiranthoides.


? Lipaphis rossi conringiae Bozhko, 1961.


Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Buhr (1965a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Eklo & Hofsvang (2008a), Heie (1992a), Roskam (2009a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 26.i.2019