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Species Metopolophium dirhodum - Rose-Grass Aphid - BugGuide.Net

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Species Metopolophium dirhodum - Rose-Grass Aphid

Classification · Explanation of Names · Food · Remarks 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 Metopolophium Species dirhodum (Rose-Grass Aphid) Explanation of Names Author: Walker Food Gramineae, including cereals. Remarks Introduced from the Palearctic, 1910. A major pest Contributed by Charley Eiseman on 18 December, 2010 - 9:53am
Additional contributions by Beatriz Moisset, v belov
Last updated 14 January, 2011 - 8:47am

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