Taxon profile


Cotton Aphid
Aphis gossypii Glover, 1877

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

Scientific synonyms

Aphis (Aphis) gossypii Glover, 1877
Aphis (Aphis) monardae Oestlund, 1887
Aphis bauhiniae Theobald, 1918
Aphis circezandis Fitch, 1870
Aphis citri Ashmead of Essig, 1909
Aphis citrulli Ashmead, 1882
Aphis cucumeris Forbes, 1883
Aphis cucurbiti Buckton, 1879
Aphis gossypi
Aphis lilicola Williams, 1911

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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Scymnus subvillosus (Goeze, 1777), Coccinella septempunctata Linnaeus, 1758 - 7-spot Ladybird

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Aphis gossypii capsellae Kaltenbach, 1843
subspecies Aphis gossypii gossypii Glover, 1877

Links and literature

EN ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Aphis gossypii Glover, 1877]
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [54534]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Aphis gossypii Glover, 1877]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Aphis gossypii]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013
EN Pest Information Wiki [Aphis_gossypii]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Aphis gossypii Glover, 1877]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016

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