Ovatus crataegarius (Walker, 1850)

hawthorn-mint aphis

on Rosaceae – Maleae, primary host plants

Ovatus crataegarius: aptera on  Crataegus monogyna

Crataegus monogyna, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

gall

not cecidogenous on the primary host plant

host plants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Chaenomeles sinensis; Crataegus laevigata, monogyna; Cydonia oblonga; Malus.


on Melissa, Mentha, Nepeta, secondary host plants

Ovatus crataegarius: gall on Melissa officinalis

Melissa officinalis, Belgium, prov. Namur, Couvin, Gare © Stéphane Claerebout

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aptera

host plants

Lamiaceae, oligophagous

Melissa officinalis; Mentha aquatica, arvensis, x gentilis, longifolia, x piperita; Nepeta.

references

Aguirre-Segura & Pascual (1992a)m Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2015), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Buhr (1964a), Heie (1994a), Hellrigl (2004a), Influential Points (2015), Krzywiec (1982a), Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1982a), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Petrović (1998a), Ripka, Reider & Szalay-Marzsó (1998a), Stekolshchikov & Novgorodova (2013a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998b), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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