Aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) species determined on herbaceous and shrub plants in Bartin Province in Western Blacksea Region of Turkey

  • AT Kaygin
  • G Gorur
  • FC Sade
Keywords: Bartin, Aphid, herbaceous and shrub plants, Turkey.


This study aimed to find out the Aphidoidea species feeding on herbaceous and shrub plants of Bartýn province. As a result, total of 28 aphid species belonging to 14 genus and 4 tribes of the super family Aphidoidea were determined. Of these determined species, Aphis fabae Scopoli, Aphis farinosa J. F. Gmelin, Aphis gossypii Glover, Aphis nerii Boyer de Fonscolombe, Macrosiphum rosae (Linnaeus), Myzus (Nectarosiphon) persicae (Sulzer) were previously recorded from study area while remaining of the identified species were new records for Bartýn province in Turkey.

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eISSN: 1684-5315