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Species Aphis chloris

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Sternorrhyncha (Plant-parasitic Hemipterans)
Superfamily Aphidoidea
Family Aphididae (Aphids)
Subfamily Aphidinae
Tribe Aphidini
Subtribe Aphidina
Genus Aphis
No Taxon (Subgenus Aphis)
Species chloris (Aphis chloris)
Explanation of Names
Author: Koch
Size
1-2 mm
Identification
Lime green.
Food
Hypericum
Remarks
Introduced from Europe to combat the non native weed Hypericum perforatum, 1980s