Animalia > Arthropoda > Insecta > Hemiptera > Aphidoidea > Aphididae > Rhopalosiphum > Rhopalosiphum padi

Rhopalosiphum padi (Oat aphid)

Synonyms: Aphis avenae sativae; Aphis avenae-sativae; Aphis avenaesativae; Aphis holci; Aphis padi; Aphis prunifoliae; Aphis prunifolii; Aphis pseudoavenae; Aphis uwamizusakurae; Myzus prunifoliae; Rhopalosiphum donarium; Rhopalosiphum prunifoliae; Rhopalosiphum pseudoavenae; Rhopalosiphum uwamizusakurae; Siphocoryne acericola; Siphocoryne donarium; Siphocoryne fraxinicola; Siphonaphis padi americana

Wikipedia Abstract

The Bird cherry-oat aphid (Rhopalosiphum padi) is an aphid in the superfamily Aphidoidea in the order Hemiptera. It is a true bug and sucks sap from plants.
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Prey / Diet

Agrostis muelleriana[1]
Agrostis stolonifera (carpet bentgrass)[2]
Alopecurus geniculatus (marsh meadow-foxtail)[2]
Alopecurus pratensis (field meadow-foxtail)[2]
Avena sativa (oats)[2]
Brachyglottis stewartiae[1]
Chionochloa ovata[1]
Crassula moschata (Shore Stonecrop)[1]
Cynosurus cristatus (crested dogstail grass)[2]
Festuca multinodis[1]
Glyceria fluitans (water mannagrass)[2]
Hierochloe redolens[1]
Holcus lanatus (common velvetgrass)[2]
Hordeum vulgare (cereal barley)[3]
Juncus articulatus (jointleaf rush)[2]
Juncus gregiflorus[1]
Leymus arenarius (sand ryegrass)[3]
Poa astonii[1]
Prunus padus (Bird Cherry)[4]
Prunus virginiana (chokecherry)[2]
Stilbocarpa robusta[1]
Triticum aestivum (common wheat)[2]
Typha latifolia (Reedmace)[2]
Zea mays (corn)[2]


Eudioctria tibialis[5]



Attributes / relations provided by
1New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Plant-SyNZ™ database
2Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
4Ecology of Commanster
5Predator-Prey Database for the family Asilidae (Hexapoda: Diptera) Prepared by Dr. Robert Lavigne, Professor Emeritus, University of Wyoming, USA and Dr. Jason Londt (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg)
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