Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Semiaphis dauci dauci

Semiaphis dauci dauci Fabricius, 1775

on Daucus, Seseli

Semiaphis dauci on Daucus carota

Daucus carota, Hungary, Levél, 6.vii.2013 © László Érsek: infested plant

Semiaphis dauci on Daucus carota

root collar

Semiaphis dauci on Daucus carota


Semiaphis dauci on Daucus carota

galled leaf

Semiaphis dauci on Daucus carota

apterae and alate


aphids light green, 1-5-2 mm, siphunculi and cauda dark olive green; antennae 1/2; siphunculi 1/2 cauda. They sit at the upper side of rolled leaves and leaflets; young shoots become severely stunted.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Daucus carota & subsp. mmaximus + sativus; Seseli osseum.


Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a) , Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1964b), Heie (1992a), Hellrigl (2004a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Mifsud, Mangion, Azzopardi ao (2011a), Nieto Nafría, Carnero Hernández & Mier Durante (1977a), Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1982a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Petrović (1998a), Prior (1971a), Roskam (2009a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998b), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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