Protrama radicis (Kaltenbach, 1843)

daisy-root aphid

on Asteraceae, Cardueae

parasiet

Pale apterae live permanently at the roots; no host alternation. Intensely attended by ants.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Arctium; Carduus; Centaurea stoebe; Cichorium intybus; Cirsium; Cynara.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1995a), Influential Points (2017), Wojciechowski, Depa, HalgoŇ° ao (2016a).

mod 29.i.2019