BioInfo (UK)

Aphis (Aphis) sambuci Linnaeus, 1758 (Elder Aphid)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Aphis (Aphis) sambuci (Elder Aphid)

Suggested Literature

Aphis (Aphis) sambuci may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
HEMIPTERA
(bugs)
APHIDOIDEA
(aphids)
APHIDIDAE
(greenfly)
Aphidini
(a tribe of aphids)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Aphis (Aphis) sambuci is associated with:

Apiaceae - umbellifers (Apiales) sucks sap of live root Rotheray, G.E., 1989
Dianthus - pinks (Caryophyllales: Caryophyllaceae) sucks sap of live root Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
Lychnis - a genus of catchflies (Caryophyllales: Caryophyllaceae) sucks sap of live root Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
Silene - campions and catchflies (Caryophyllales: Caryophyllaceae) sucks sap of live root Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
Rumex - docks (Caryophyllales: Polygonaceae) sucks sap of live root Rotheray, G.E., 1989
Sambucus - elders (Dipsacales: Adoxaceae) sucks sap of live shoot Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
Sambucus nigra - Elder (Dipsacales: Adoxaceae) sucks sap of live shoot Major Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
Saxifraga - saxifrages (Saxifragales: Saxifragaceae) sucks sap of live root Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998

There may be more taxa associated with Aphis (Aphis) sambuci listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
Aphis
(a genus of aphids)

Associated with Aphis (Aphis) sambuci:

honeydew may support Formicidae - ants (Hymenoptera) Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998

Aphis (Aphis) sambuci may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
HEMIPTERA
(bugs)
APHIDOIDEA
(aphids)
APHIDIDAE
(greenfly)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 Pests, Diseases & Disorders of Garden Plants
Rotheray, G.E., 1989 Aphid Predators
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