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Cabbage (mustard) aphid (332) Print Fact Sheet


Common Name

Cabbage aphid, mustard aphid, turnip aphid.

Scientific Name

Lipaphis erysimi, previously known as Lipaphis pseudobrassicae and Rhopalosiphum pseudobrassicae.

AUTHOR Grahame Jackson
Information from CABI (2017) Lipaphis eryimi (mustard aphid) Crop Protection Compendium. (; and from Lipaphis eryimi (Kaltenbach) (2007) Crop Knowledge Master Department of Entomology, Honolulu, Hawaii. ( Photo 1-3 Alton N. Sparks, Jr., University of Georgia, Photo 4 Caroline Smith, University of Tasmania, Australia.

Produced with support from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research under project PC/2010/090: Strengthening integrated crop management research in the Pacific Islands in support of sustainable intensification of high-value crop production, implemented by the University of Queensland and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community.

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