Lupin Aphid - Macrosiphum albifrons
It has a bluish-green body covered with a white wax. Its large size (3.5 to 4.5 mm) makes it easily distinguishable from other aphid species.
Lives, as itscommon name suggests, on lupin.
Probably fairly frequent and widespread, but little recorded in Britain.
Thought to be fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
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