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Maize aphid (330) Print Fact Sheet


Common Name

Maize aphid, corn leaf aphid, green corn aphid

Scientific Name

Rhopalosiphum maidis

AUTHOR Grahame Jackson
Information from CABI (2015) Rhopalosiphum maidis (green corn aphid) Crop Protection Compendium. (; and Rhopalosiphum maidis (Fitch) (1992) Crop Knowledge Master Department of Entomology, Honolulu, Hawaii. ( Photo 1 Eric Burkness, Photo 2 Kansas Department of Agriculture, Photo 3 Brendan Wray, AphD, USDA APHIS ITP,

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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