Linden (Tilia)-Aphid

Includes linden aphid (Eucallipterus tiliae)

Pest description and damage The linden aphid is about 0.07 to 0.12 inch in length and green with black lateral stripes. The aphids feed in colonies on the undersides of leaves. Feeding damage to the plant is usually minor, although some leaf and shoot distortion can occur if populations are high. This aphid also produces honeydew, which is a nuisance when it falls on cars or other surfaces. This aphid is controlled by releasing parasitoids.

For biology, life history, monitoring and management

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Management-chemical control

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