Ames, Story County, Iowa, USA August 1, 2007 Size: 2- mm
Drepanaphis monelli found on a buckeye leaf.
Identified by D.M. Lagos, PhD candidate, University of Illinois. She says: The host plant of D. monelli is Ohio buckeye, Aesculus glabra, as well other buckeyes.The reference I used is "The genus Drepanaphis Del Guercio(Hoptera:Aphididae." Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 61(1): 185-204.
Contributed by MJ Hatfield on 28 February, 2009 - 3:32pm Last updated 26 November, 2009 - 1:55pm
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