Microsiphum woronieckae Judenko, 1931

on Artemisia

parasite

Apterae 2-3 mm, pear-shaped, dusky pink on thorax, abdomen reddish black, antennae black, legs black except for yellowish basal halves of femora; siphunculi very short. In dense, ant-attended colonies at the root collar.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Artemisia vulgaris.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2018), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Danielsson (1974a), Heie (1994a), Stekolshchikov, Gavrilyuk & Novgorodova (2008a), Wojciechowski, Depa, HalgoŇ° ao (2016a).

mod 27.i.2019