Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Semiaphis anthrisci

Semiaphis anthrisci (Kaltenbach, 1843)

on Apiaceae


the leaf segments are somewhat rolled inwards. When infestation is heavy, the leaves may become bunched. Apterae 2 mm, dirty green, wax-powdered, siphunculi about half as long as the cauda. Ant-attended,

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Aegopodium podagraria; Anthriscus caucalis, sylvestris; Peucedanum palustre; Pimpinella major, saxifraga; Torilis arvensis, japonica.

According to Buhr mainly on Torilis.


Aphis anthrisci.


Béguinot (2002e), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Buhr (1965a), Deckert & Deckert (2016a), Heie (1992a), Houard (1909a), Petrović (1998a), Stekolshchikov, Buga & Leshchinskaya (2008a), Tomasi (2014a), Weis (1955a).

Last modified 18.viii.2020