Myzus ascalonicus Doncaster, 1946

shallot aphid

extremely polyphagous

Myzus ascalonicus: aptera on Ranunculus auricomus

Ranunculus auricomus, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

parasite

Apterae 1-2 mm.

hostplants

polyphagous on herbs

Achillea millefolium; Alchemilla xanthochlora; Allium ampeloprasum, cepa, schoenoprasum; Anchusa azurea; Apium graveolens; Arabidopsis thaliana; Brassica napus; Caltha palustris; Campanula rotundifolia; Capsella bursa-pastoris; Cardamine flexuosa, hirsuta; Centaurea; Cerastium sylvaticum, tomentosum; Chrysanthemum;Cichorium;Daucus; Digitalis purpurea; Fragaria; Galium; Geranium; Gladiolus; Humulus lupulus; Juncus bufonius; Matricaria chamomilla; Myosotis; Pelargonium; Potentilla; Petroselinum crispum; Ranunculus auricomus; Raphanus sativus; Rumex; Senecio; Sherardia; Silene vulgaris; Solanum tuberosum; Sonchus oleraceus; Stellaria holostea, media; Tanacetum vulgare; Taraxacum officinale; Tulipa; Tussilago farfara; Valeriana; Veronica; Viola arvensis, odorata, tricolor.

synonyms

Rhopalomyzus ascalonicus.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Buhr (196b), Heie (1994a), Hellrigl (2004a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Mier Durante & Nieto Nafría (1983a), Mier Durante, Remaudiére & Nieto Nafría (1988a), Miller & Stoetzel (1997a), Nieto Nafría (1976a), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Petrović (1998a), Piron (2017a), Roskam (2009a), Tambs-Lyche (1970a), Weis (1955a).

mod 2.iv.2018