Vesiculaphis theobaldi Takahashi, 1922

on Carex, etc.

parasite

Apterae ± 2 mm, from pale yellowish green to almost black; anterior margin of the head, between the antennae, three-lobed. At the underside of the leaves.

host plants

Cyperaceae, ± monophagous

Carex alba, appropinquata, brixoides, echinata, leporina, muricata, paniculata, pilosa, remota, sylvatica, vulpina.

Also found on Bolboschoenus maritimus; Eriophorum vaginatum; Schoenus nigricans.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Durak, Durak & Borowiak-Sobkowiak (2011a), Heie (1992a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Müller & Horatschek (1980a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

mod 29.i.2019