Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Therioaphis alatina

Therioaphis alatina Hille Ris Lambers & van den Bosch, 1964

on Ononis


Adult vivipaerae always are winged, but the wings often are small and not functional. The aphids, 1-2 mm large, are pale dirty greenish yellow with dark brown markings. They probably live at the underside of the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, narrowly monophagous

Ononis minitissima, natrix, pusilla, spinosa, viscosa.


Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Lampel & Meier (2003a), López Rodríguez & Nieto Nafría (1983a), Mier Durante & Nieto Nafría (1997a), Mifsud, Mangion, Azzopardi ao (2011a), Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1998a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998c).

Last modified 31.i.2019