is a cosmopolitan aphid species that feeds mostly on honeysuckle and umbells.
Common names. Honeysuckle aphid.
Distribution. This aphid is virtually cosmopolitan in distribution.
Host associations. It has a narrow host range, having been recorded from species of 3 plant families.
Economic importance. It is particularly important on several species of Lonicera (Caprofoliaceae) and various species of mints. It has been implicated in the transmission of 13 plant viruses.