Uroleucon cichorii (Koch, 1855)

large chicory aphid

on Cichorium, and relative species

Uroleucon cichorii: aptera om Crepis capillaris

Crepis capillaris, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

parasite

Apterae 3-5 mm; on the upper parts of the stems.

host plants

Asteraceae-Cichorieae, narrowly oligophagous

Andryala ragusina; Cichorium intybus; Crepis capillaris, conyzifolia, paludosa, praemorsa, setosa, tectorum, vesicaria & subsp. taraxacifolia; Hieracium; Hypochaeris radicata; Lactuca sativa; Lapsana communis; Leontodon hispidus; Picris hieracioides; Pilosella acutifolia, aurantiaca, officinarum, piloselloides; Reichardia intermedia, picroides; Scorzoneroides autumnalis; Sonchus asper; Taraxacum officinale; Urospermum dalechampii.

A record by Suay Cano & González Funes of Jacobaea maritima (as Senecio cineraria) probably is exceptional.

synonyms

Dactynotus cichorii.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Durak, Durak & Borowiak-Sobkowiak (2011a), González Funes & Michelena Saval (1988b), Heie (1995a), Hellrigl (2004a), Lampel (1988a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Meliá Masiá (1986a), Mier Durante & Nieto Nafría (1983a), Mier Durante, Remaudiére & Nieto Nafría (1988a), Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1982a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Petrović (1998a), Rakauskas & Trukšinaitė (2011a), Seco & Mier (1986a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998b), Szelegiewicz (1982b), Tambs-Lyche (1968a), Tomasi (2014a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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