Tuberolachnus salignus (Gmelin, 1790)

giant willow aphid

on Salix

Tuberolachnus salignus: apterae on Salix alba

Salix alba, England © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

gall

Aphids on the stem and the branches. Shoots somewhat swollen, sometimes the bark is rupturing. Apterae up to 5 mm, body fluid deep red.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix alba, apennina, babylonica, caprea, cinerea, elaeagnos, x fragilis, pedicellata, purpurea, triandra, viminalis.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1965a), Heie (1995a), Hellrigl (2004a), Krzywiec (1982a), Lampel & Burgener (1966a), Lampel & Meier (2003a), Meliá Masiá (1986a), Mifsud, Pérez Hidalgo & Barbagallo (2009a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, Binazzi & Pérez Hidalgo (2002a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a), Petrović (1998a), Ripka, Reider & Szalay-Marzsó (1998a), Tambs-Lyche & Heie (1994a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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