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Species Therioaphis trifolii - Yellow Clover Aphid

Therioaphis trifolii Therioaphis trifolii Hemipteran - Therioaphis trifolii
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 Calaphidinae
Tribe Panaphidini
Subtribe Panaphidina
Genus Therioaphis
No Taxon (Subgenus Pterocallidium)
Species trifolii (Yellow Clover Aphid)
Explanation of Names
Author: Monell
Identification
Therioaphis adults have a dark band from eye to eye on the ventral side of the face. [Natalie Hernandez email]
Food
Leguminosae, Trifolium, Medicago
Remarks
Introduced from Europe, 1879
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