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Species Eucarazzia elegans - Mint aphid

Aphid - Eucarazzia elegans
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 Macrosiphini
Genus Eucarazzia
Species elegans (Mint aphid)
Explanation of Names
Author: Ferrari
Food
Lamiaceae
Remarks
Introduced from Europe