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Aphis craccivora (Cowpea aphid)

Synonyms: Aphis craccivora

Wikipedia Abstract

Aphis craccivora, variously known as the cowpea aphid, groundnut aphid or black legume aphid, is a true bug in the family Aphididae. Originally of probable Palearctic origin, it is now an invasive species of cosmopolitan distribution.
View Wikipedia Record: Aphis craccivora


Prey / Diet

Arachis hypogaea (Earthnut)[1]
Caragana arborescens (Siberian peashrub)[1]
Euphorbia hirta (Asthma Weed)[1]
Lotus corniculatus (birdfoot deervetch)[1]
Medicago lupulina (nonesuch)[1]
Medicago polymorpha (bur clover)[2]
Medicago sativa (yellow alfalfa)[1]
Onobrychis viciifolia (sainfoin)[1]
Pittosporum tenuifolium (tawhiwhi)[3]
Portulaca oleracea (Common Purslane)[2]
Trifolium pratense (Red Clover)[1]
Vicia sepium (Bush Vetch)[1]



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
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