Aphids

Albrecht, Anders Christian, 2017, Illustrated identification guide to the Nordic aphids feeding on Conifers (Pinophyta) (Insecta, Hemiptera, Sternorhyncha, Aphidomorpha), European Journal of Taxonomy 338, pp. 1-160: 18-19

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2017.338

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:86786AB1-4A1A-4A1E-B42B-53B73D66ED60

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3851590

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F8788-FFF1-FFDA-A9A9-FAC614424120

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Aphids
status

 

Key B. Aphids   on fir (Abies)

Synopsis

B 1 ( B 8) Body, at least in adults, covered with white wax wool, filaments or ribbons; siphunculi absent ................................................................................................................................ B 2

B 2 ( B 3) On roots, forming colonies embedded in wax wool .............. Prociphilus Koch, 1857   p. 19

B 3 ( B 2) On aerial parts of the tree ................................................................................................. B 4

B 4 ( B 7) Antennae at most 3-segmented. Scattered on bark or needles ......................................... B 5

B 5 ( B 6) On needles ......................................................... Adelges (Aphrastasia) Börner, 1909   p. 20

B 6 ( B 5) On bark of stems, branches and twigs ................... Adelges (Dreyfusia) Börner, 1908   p. 20

B7 (B4) Antennae 6-segmented. In colonies between needles of young shoots ................................ ................................................................................................... Mindarus Koch, 1857   p. 21

B8 (B1) Wax, if present, in the form of dusting, siphunculi present ..............................................B9

B9 (B10) Siphunculi present as pores raised on cones ............................... Cinara Curtis, 1835   p. 22

B10 (B9) Siphunculi tubular .......................................................... Elatobium Mordvilko, 1914   p. 23 B1 (B8) Body, at least in adults, covered with white wax wool, filaments or ribbons; siphunculi absent ................................................................................................................................B2

B2 (B3) On roots, forming colonies embedded in wax wool ....................... Prociphilus Koch, 1857  

B

Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Zentraleinrichtung der Freien Universitaet

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aphids