Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Semiaphis noli-tangere

Semiaphis noli-tangere Aizenberg, 1954

on Lonicera


the aphids cause yellowish spots on the leaves. Apterae ± 2 mm, pale green, dusty.

primary hostplants

Caprifoliaceae, narrowly monophagous

Lonicera tatarica.

on Impatiens


aphids under the apical leaves, that roll inwards; also in the inflorescence.

secondary hostplants

Balsaminaceae, monophagous

Impatiens noli-tangere.


Blackman & Eastop (2014), Heikinheimo (2001a), Stekolshchikov, Gavrilyuk & Novgorodova (2008a).

Last modified 9.xii.2018