Myzus ascalonicus

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Shallot aphid
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M. ascalonicus
Binomial name
Myzus ascalonicus
Doncaster, 1946
Synonyms
  • Rhopalomyzus ascalonicus

The Shallot aphid (Myzus ascalonicus) is an aphid in the superfamily Aphidoidea in the order Hemiptera. It is a true bug and sucks sap from plants.

Economic importance[edit]

This aphid is known to attack many economically important plants such as cucumber, pumpkin, cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, turnip, strawberry, Chrysanthemum, and Tulipa.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "AphID - Myzus ascalonicus". aphid.aphidnet.org.