Taxon profile


Pea Aphid
Acyrthosiphon pisum (Harris, 1776)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Hemiptera - bugs »  family Aphididae - greenflies »  genus Acyrthosiphon »  subgenus Acyrthosiphon

Scientific synonyms

Aphis pisum Harris, 1776
Aphis pisi Kaltenbach, 1843
Aphis pisi Curtis, 1860
Acyrthosiphon pisi Mordvilko, 1914
Acyrthosiphon (Acyrthosiphon) pisum (Harris, 1776)
Macrosiphum pisum (Harris, 1776)
Macrosiphum pisi (Kaltenbach, 1843)
Aphis basalis Walker, 1848
Aphis pisi brevicaudatum Takahashi, 1965
Siphonophora corydalis Oestlund, 1886


Acyrthosiphon pisum - Pea Aphid

Author: Clemson University - USDA Cooperative Extension Slide Series, ,

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Acyrthosiphon pisum ononis (Koch, 1855)
subspecies Acyrthosiphon pisum pisum (Harris, 1776)

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Acyrthosiphon_pisum]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Acyrthosiphon pisum (Harris, 1776)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [54351]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Acyrthosiphon pisum (Harris, 1776)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Acyrthosiphon pisum (Harris, 1776)]

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