Aphids possess a characteristic, unique pair of dorsal tube-like appendages, the siphunculi (or cornicles), which project from the posterior part of the abdomen and are used to exude droplets of a defensive fluid. dedicated to the memory of, https://www.google.co.il/search?q=Aphididae+picture&biw=1422&bih=753&espv=2&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwi-rebfoLDJAhWBSBoKHcIjCyEQsAQIGQ. dedicated to the memory of Several entomopathogenic fungi sometimes infect and kill these pests. and Duan, J.J. 2001. Melon aphid has a very wide host range. If you have images for this taxon that you would like to share Monitoring: Yellow-pan water traps are in common use. species of Aphididae. Browse the list of datasets and find organisations you can join if you are and El-Tabbakh, S.S. 2004. Geographical distribution : World-wide, but more common in temperate zones than in tropical regions. Razmjou, J. and Golizadeh, A. Israel. Where this is the case we have put this in the description text. Cry1Ab protein levels in phytophagous insects feeding on transgenic corn: implications for secondary exposure risk assessment. Honeydew is used as food by ants, honeybees, and many other insects. 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(1908) (18747011753).jpg, Aphid sp (from Harefoot clover) - Flickr - S. Rae.jpg, Aphid sp. This is the basis for the common name melon aphid. Annotated list of aphids (Aphidoidea) in Israel. Wallingford: CAB International. Some rights reserved, This site is Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 15: 166-174. If you are unsure which part of the bug the description refers to, look here. Use our online forum to join the conversation about nature in the UK. As their common name suggests, they are often seen hovering or nectaring at flowers; the adults of many species feed mainly on nectar and pollen, while the larvae eat a wide range of foods. 1998. and Raccah, B. Most of them have a pair of little tubes, called cornicles, projecting dorsally from the posterior of their abdomens. This category has the following 28 subcategories, out of 28 total. Geographical distribution: Cosmopolitan; CIE Map # 67, 1971 (revised). Economic importance: This leaf aphid is a major pest of corn (maize) in Egypt, heavy infestations reducing its yields by >35%. Swirski, E. and Amitai, S. 1999. This family, with about 4,500 named species, is the largest in the superfamily Aphidoidea. Website https://www.google.co.il/search?q=Aphididae+picture&biw=1422&bih=753&espv=2&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwi-rebfoLDJAhWBSBoKHcIjCyEQsAQIGQ, https://www.google.co.il/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=Aphididae, Uri Gerson Among cucurbit vegetables, it can be a serious pest on watermelon, cucumber, and cantaloupe, and to a lesser degree squash and pumpkin. interested in participating in a survey for Vernacular names [edit wikidata ... Common name; العربية: ... Media in category "Aphididae" The following 43 files are in this category, out of 43 total. Biological control: Aphids are attacked and often controlled by predators of the families Cecidomyiidae, Coccinellidae, and Syrphidae, and by endoparasitoids of the family Aphidiidae. Forecasting yield of corn, Israel Journal of Entomology 33: 1-120. Klein, Z. and Zarabi, L. 2014. Effect of sorghum hybrid and imidacloprid seed treatment on infestations by corn leaf aphid and greenbug (Homoptera: Aphididae) and the spread of sugarcane mosaic virus strain MDMV-B. To satisfy their protein needs, they absorb large amounts of sap and excrete the excess carbohydrates. They usually prefer young foliage, but a few species feed on branches or on roots, and may form galls. Biosystematic studies on the Aphidiidae of Israel (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonoidea). Common Name Source Greenfly UKSI Indet. Zea mays infested with corn leaf aphid, Rhopalosiphum maidis.