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Schizaphis graminum (Greenbug)

Wikipedia Abstract

The greenbug, or wheat aphid, (Schizaphis graminum), is an aphid in the superfamily Aphidoidea in the order Hemiptera. It is a true bug and feeds on the leaves of Gramineae (grass) family members.
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Prey / Diet

Agropogon robinsonii (carpet bentgrass)[1]
Agropyron fragile (Siberian wheatgrass)[1]
Agrostis canina (velvet bentgrass)[1]
Elymus pseudorepens (slender wheatgrass)[1]
Holcus lanatus (common velvetgrass)[1]
Holcus mollis (creeping velvetgrass)[1]
Oryza sativa (rice)[2]
Poa annua (annual blue grass)[1]
Thinopyrum elongatum (tall wheatgrass)[1]
Zea mays (corn)[2]



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.
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