Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhopalosiphoninus staphyleae tulipaellus

Rhopalosiphoninus staphyleae tulipaellus (Theobald, 1916)

mangold aphid

polyphagous

parasite

Apterae 2-3 mm, dark olive green or brownish with very dark green or black dorsal markings; on underground parts.

waardplanten

hostplants

Beta vulgaris; Galium; Glechoma; Lycopersicon; Rumex; Tulipa; Viola.

synonyms

Myzosiphon tulipaellum.

notes

A pest in mangold storage. There are indications that in some regions the species has a sexual phase on Staphylea.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Franquinho Aguiar & Albano Ilharco (1997a), Heie (1994a), Lampel & Meier (2007a).

Last modified 15.i.2018