is a common aphid species within the temperate regions of the world that specializes on rosaceous plant species.
Common names. None recognized.
Distribution. This aphid is globally distributed within the temperate regions of the world.
Host associations. It has a narrow host range, feeding on rosaceous plant species.
Economic importance. It is particularly important on native and cultivated Rosa, but also attacks certain Potentilla. It has been implicated in the transmission of 3 plant viruses.
See also. Taxonomy at Aphid Species File. Aphids on the World's Plants.Literature references.