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Myzus persicae

Myzus persicae

Green Peach Aphid
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Binomial: Myzus persicae
Order: Homoptera
Metamorphosis: Simple
Diseases vectored: Plum Pox Virus

The Green Peach Aphid is a pest of over 875 species of plants[1], including both food crops and ornamental species.

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A wide range of plants, including those in the following genera:

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ReferencesEdit

  1. http://www.ento.vt.edu/Fruitfiles/GPA.html