Italian Alder Aphid - Crypturaphis grassi
Crypturaphis grassi is a monophagous species of aphid feeding solely on Italian Alder (Alnus cordata).
On Italian Alder (Alnus cordata).
When Italian Alder (Alnus cordata) is in leaf.
Native to southern Italy and Corsica and ?rst recorded in the UK in 1998 its true status is not yet known but it seems likely that the species may occur wherever the host tree is found.
Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.
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