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Rhopalosiphum oxyacanthae (apple grain aphid)

Synonyms: Aphis edentula; Aphis fitchii; Aphis inserta; Aphis mactata; Aphis mali bivincta; Aphis mali f. aphis; Aphis mali f. bivincta; Aphis mali f. fulviventris; Aphis mali f. immaculata; Aphis mali f. nigricollis; Aphis mali f. nigriventris; Aphis mali f. obsoleta; Aphis mali f. pallidicornis; Aphis mali f. tergata; Aphis mali f. thoracica; Aphis mali f. triseriata; Aphis mali fulviventris; Aphis mali immaculata; Aphis mali nigricollis; Aphis mali nigriventris; Aphis mali obsoleta; Aphis mali pallidicornis; Aphis mali tergata; Aphis mali thoracica; Aphis mali triseriata; Aphis oxyacanthae; Myzus oxyacanthae; Oxyacanthaphis oxyacanthae; Rhopalosiphon oxyacanthae; Rhopalosiphum fitchii; Rhopalosiphum insertum; Rhopalosiphum viridis; Siphonaphis fitchii

Prey / Diet

Agrostis stolonifera (carpet bentgrass)[1]
Alopecurus pratensis (field meadow-foxtail)[1]
Avena sativa (oats)[1]
Chaenomeles japonica (Maule's quince)[1]
Cotoneaster integerrimus (Common Cotoneaster)[1]
Crataegus intricata (Copenhagen hawthorn)[1]
Crataegus monogyna (Common Hawthorn)[1]
Festuca rubra (red fescue)[1]
Glyceria fluitans (water mannagrass)[1]
Glyceria maxima (reed mannagrass)[1]
Hordeum vulgare (cereal barley)[2]
Juncus effusus (common rush)[1]
Juncus gregiflorus[3]
Juncus inflexus (European meadow rush)[1]
Malus pumila (Common apple)[2]
Mespilus germanica (Common Medlar)[1]
Notoligotrichum crispulum[3]
Phalaris arundinacea (reed canarygrass)[1]
Phragmites australis (common reed)[2]
Poa annua (annual blue grass)[1]
Poa pratensis (Kentucky bluegrass)[1]
Pyrus communis (common pear)[1]
Sorbus aria (Whitebeam)[1]
Sorbus aucuparia (Mountain Ash)[1]
Sorbus torminalis (Wild Service Tree)[1]
Triticum aestivum (common wheat)[1]


Eudioctria tibialis[4]



Attributes / relations provided by
1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
2Jorrit 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.
3New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Plant-SyNZ™ database
4Predator-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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