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Species Brevicoryne brassicae - Mealy Cabbage Aphid

Adult on radish leaf - Brevicoryne brassicae Winged aphid - Brevicoryne brassicae Aphids on the Brocolli - Brevicoryne brassicae Another Broc Aphid - Brevicoryne brassicae grey aphids on radish - Brevicoryne brassicae Cabbage aphid - Brevicoryne brassicae Ugly tiny bug - Brevicoryne brassicae Brevicoryne brassicae? - Brevicoryne brassicae
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 Macrosiphini
Genus Brevicoryne
Species brassicae (Mealy Cabbage Aphid)
Other Common Names
Cabbage Aphid
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=Aphis brassicae Linnaeus 1758
native to the Palaearctic, introduced to NA in late 1700s(1)
Plants in the mustard family (Brassicaceae), such as cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, kale, turnip, and radish.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Adventive aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae) of America north of Mexico
Foottit R.G., Halbert S.E., Miller G.L., Maw E., Russell L.M. 2006. Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 108: 583-610.