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Species Drepanosiphum oregonensis

Drepanosiphum oregonensis
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 Drepanosiphinae
Genus Drepanosiphum
Species oregonensis (Drepanosiphum oregonensis)
Explanation of Names
Author: Granovsky
Maples (Acer).
Life Cycle
They do not use a secondary host plant
Introduced from the Mediterranean region of Europe